[ih-mik-shuh n]

Origin of emiction

1660–70; < Late Latin ēmīct(us) (past participle of ēmingere to make water) (equivalent to ē- e-1 + mig- urinate (cognate with Old English mīgan, Old Norse mīga) + -tus past participle suffix) + -ion
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emiction in Medicine


  1. urination
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