ejection

[ ih-jek-shuh n ]
/ ɪˈdʒɛk ʃən /

noun

an act or instance of ejecting.
the state of being ejected.
something ejected, as lava.

Origin of ejection

1560–70; < Latin ējectiōn- (stem of ējectiō) a throwing out, equivalent to eject- (see eject) + -iōn- -ion

OTHER WORDS FROM ejection

non·e·jec·tion, noun
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Medicine definitions for ejection

ejection
[ ĭ-jĕkshən ]

n.

The act of driving or casting out by physical force from within.
ejecta
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