retrojection

[ rĕt′rə-jĕkshən ]

n.

The washing out of a cavity using the backward flow of an injected fluid.

Nearby words

  1. retrogress,
  2. retrogression,
  3. retrogressive,
  4. retrohyoid bursa,
  5. retroject,
  6. retrolental,
  7. retrolental fibroplasia,
  8. retrolingual,
  9. retromandibular vein,
  10. retromingent


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