herniation

noun

her·​ni·​a·​tion ˌhər-nē-ˈā-shən How to pronounce herniation (audio)
1
: the act or process of herniating
2
: hernia

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“Herniation.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/herniation. Accessed 21 Jun. 2024.

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