Re*gur`gi*ta"tion (-t?"sh?n), n. [Cf. F. r'egurgitation.]

1.

The act of flowing or pouring back by the orifice of entrance

; specifically Med.,

the reversal of the natural direction in which the current or contents flow through a tube or cavity of the body.

Quain.

2.

The act of swallowing again; reabsorption.

 

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