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emiction

[ih-mik-shuh n] /ɪˈmɪk ʃən/
noun
1.
Origin
1660-1670
1660-70; < Late Latin ēmīct(us) (past participle of ēmingere to make water) (equivalent to ē- e-1 + mig- urinate (cognate with Old English mīgan, Old Norse mīga) + -tus past participle suffix) + -ion
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emiction in Medicine

emiction e·mic·tion (ĭ-mĭk'shən)
n.
See urination.

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