retching


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retching

 [rech´ing]
a strong involuntary effort to vomit.

retch·ing

(rech'ing),
Gastric and esophageal movements of vomiting without expulsion of vomitus.

retching

/retch·ing/ (rech´ing) strong involuntary effort to vomit.

retch·ing

(rech'ing)
Gastric and esophageal movements of vomiting without expulsion of vomitus.
Synonym(s): dry vomiting, vomiturition.

retch·ing

(rech'ing)
Gastric and esophageal movements of vomiting without expulsion of vomitus.
Synonym(s): vomiturition.

retching

an unproductive effort to vomit.
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