redout

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noun red·out \ˈred-ˌau̇t\

Definition of redout

  1. :  a condition in which centripetal acceleration (such as that created when an aircraft abruptly enters a dive) drives blood to the head and causes reddening of the visual field and headache

1942

First Known Use of redout

1942


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redout

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noun red·out \ˈred-ˌau̇t\

Medical Definition of redout

  1. :  a condition in which centripetal acceleration (as that created when an aircraft abruptly enters a dive) drives blood to the head and causes reddening of the visual field and headache—compare blackout, grayout

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