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Disgorgement   Listen
Disgorgement  n.  The act of disgorging; a vomiting; that which is disgorged.

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"Disgorgement" Quotes from Famous Books

... thrilling things, and had to be foregone. A less unregenerate experiment was fastening two grains of corn to the ends of a long bit of thread; two hens would seize each a grain and begin swallowing thread until they interfered, with each other, when a disgorgement would take place. It was an economical sport—the one bit of thread and the two corn-grains would last all day—and, in view of the joy afforded to the spectators, did not seem too unkind. My father had mechanical talent, and with an old door-knob and some strips of shingle he would make a figure ...
— Hawthorne and His Circle • Julian Hawthorne

Words linked to "Disgorgement" :   disgorge, vomiting, reflex action, reflex, unconditioned reflex, inborn reflex, vomit, reflex response, instinctive reflex, innate reflex, forcing out, expulsion, projection, rumination, regurgitation, ejection

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