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siphonage

[sahy-fuh-nij] /ˈsaɪ fə nɪdʒ/
noun
1.
the action of a siphon.
Origin of siphonage
1850-1855
First recorded in 1850-55; siphon + -age
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siphonage si·phon·age (sī'fə-nĭj)
n.
The emptying of a cavity, such as the stomach, by means of a siphon.

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