detrusion

[ dih-troo-zhuh n ]
/ dɪˈtru ʒən /

noun

the act of detruding.

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

Related forms

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