[ dih-fluhk-shuh n ]
/ dɪˈflʌk ʃən /
a copious discharge of fluid matter, as in catarrh.
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Words nearby defluxion
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Example sentences from the Web for defluxion
A man of mean condition, born at Alexandria, had lost his sight by a defluxion on his eyes.
This year, his Laura was seized with a defluxion in her eyes, which made her suffer much, and even threatened her with blindness.
Medical definitions for defluxion
[ dē-flŭk′shən ]
A falling down or out, as of the hair.
A flowing down or discharge of fluid.
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