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detrusion

[ dih-troo-zhuhn ]
/ dɪˈtru ʒən /
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noun

the act of detruding.

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Origin of detrusion

1610–20; <Late Latin dētrūsiōn- (stem of dētrūsiō) a thrusting down, equivalent to Latin dētrūs(us) (past participle of dētrūdere;see detrude) + -iōn--ion

OTHER WORDS FROM detrusion

de·tru·sive [dih-troo-siv], /dɪˈtru sɪv/, adjective
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