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lachrymation

[lak-ruh-mey-shuh n] /ˌlæk rəˈmeɪ ʃən/
noun
Also, lachrimation.
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Examples from the web for lachrymation
  • Exposure to vapor produces eye irritation with lachrymation, conjunctivitis, and corneal edema resulting in halos around lights.
  • Early symptoms of overexposure are lachrymation, respiratory distress, and vomiting.
  • Early symptoms of overexposure are lachrymation, respiratory distress and vomiting.
  • Ammunition in this group contain chemicals specifically designed for incapacitating effects more severe than lachrymation.
  • Ammunition in this group contains chemicals specifically designed for incapacitating effects more severe than lachrymation.
lachrymation in Medicine

lachrymation lach·ry·ma·tion (lāk'rə-mā'shən)
n.
Variant of lacrimation.

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