detrusion

  • 1 Detrusion — De*tru sion, n. [L. detrusio. See {Detrude}.] The act of thrusting or driving down or outward; outward thrust. {De*tru sive}, a. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 detrusion — index expulsion Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 3 detrusion — detrusive /di trooh siv/, adj. /di trooh zheuhn/, n. the act of detruding. [1610 20; < LL detrusion (s. of detrusio) a thrusting down, equiv. to L detrus(us) (ptp. of detrudere; see DETRUDE) + ion ION] * * * …

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  • 4 detrusion — üzhən noun ( s) Etymology: Late Latin detrusion , detrusio, from Latin detrusus (past participle of detrudere) + ion , io ion : the action of thrusting outward or downward …

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  • 5 detrusion — n. Depression, lowering, thrusting down …

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  • 6 detrusion — de·tru·sion …

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  • 7 detrusion — /dəˈtruʒən/ (say duh troohzhuhn) noun the act of detruding. {Late Latin dētrūsio, from Latin dētrūdere thrust away} …

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  • 8 detrusion —   n. act of detruding.    ♦ detrusive, a …

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  • 9 Detrusive — Detrusion De*tru sion, n. [L. detrusio. See {Detrude}.] The act of thrusting or driving down or outward; outward thrust. {De*tru sive}, a. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 10 Depression — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Depression >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 lowering lowering &c. >V. Sgm: N 1 depression depression Sgm: N 1 dip dip &c.(concavity) 252 Sgm: N 1 abasement abasement Sgm: N 1 detrusion detrusi …

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  • 11 expulsion — I noun ban, banishment, debarment, deportation, deprivation, detrusion, disbarment, discharge, disgorgement, dislodgment, dismissal, displacement, dispossession, disqualification, driving out, effusion, ejection, ejectment, elimination, enforced… …

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  • 12 boot — Synonyms and related words: Naval Reservist, Procrustean bed, Royal Marine, Seabee, abecedarian, additionally, alphabetarian, also, apprentice, articled clerk, as well, avail, bang, bed of Procrustes, beginner, besides, bloomer, blooper, blow,… …

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  • 13 concavity — Synonyms and related words: aduncity, alveolation, alveolus, antrum, aquilinity, arching, arcuation, armpit, basin, boss, bowl, bump, cavity, circularity, colophon, concameration, concave, convexity, convolution, crater, crookedness, crypt, cup,… …

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  • 14 degradation — Synonyms and related words: abandon, abandonment, abasement, abjection, abjectness, ablation, abominableness, atomization, atrociousness, banishment, baseness, beggarliness, biodegradability, biodegradation, blackballing, breakup, bump, bust,… …

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  • 15 demotion — Synonyms and related words: banishment, blackballing, comedown, concavity, de escalation, debasement, decadence, decadency, declension, declination, decline, deformation, defrocking, degeneracy, degenerateness, degeneration, degradation,… …

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  • 16 descent — Synonyms and related words: Brownian movement, Indian file, abasement, advance, affiliation, altitude peak, angular motion, apparentation, array, articulation, ascending, ascent, automatic control, axial motion, backflowing, backing, backset,… …

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  • 17 diminution — Synonyms and related words: abatement, abridgment, allayment, alleviation, analgesia, anesthesia, anesthetizing, appeasement, assuagement, attenuation, attrition, blunting, calming, concavity, contraction, curtailment, cut, cutting, dampening,… …

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  • 18 discharge — Synonyms and related words: AC arc, Poulsen arc, abide by, abrogate, absolution, absolve, accomplish, accomplished fact, accomplishment, accordance, achieve, achievement, acknowledgment, acquit, acquitment, acquittal, acquittance, adhere to,… …

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  • 19 expulsion — Synonyms and related words: banishment, blowout, booting out, cashiering, clearance, communication, conduction, contagion, convection, deconsecration, defenestration, defrocking, delivery, deportation, deposal, deposition, deprivation, detachment …

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  • 20 extrusion — Synonyms and related words: bas relief, bellying, boldness, booting out, bulging, defenestration, detrusion, discharge, effusion, egestion, ejaculation, ejection, ejectment, elimination, emanation, embossment, emergence, emersion, eminence,… …

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