vomitus

vomitus

[vom-i-tuhs]
noun, plural vomituses. Medicine/Medical.
1.
the act of vomiting.
2.
vomited matter.

Origin:
1880–85; < Latin, equivalent to vomi-, variant stem of vomere to vomit + -tus suffix of v. action

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vomitus (ˈvɒmɪtəs)
 
n , pl -tuses
1.  matter that has been vomited
2.  the act of vomiting
 
[Latin: a vomiting]

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vomitus vom·i·tus (vŏm'ĭ-təs)
n.
Vomited matter.

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