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e·jec·tion

(ē-jek'shŭn),
1. The act of driving or throwing out by physical force from within.
2. That which is ejected. Synonym(s): ejecta
[L. ejectio, from ejicio, to cast out]
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ejection

Cardiology See Ejection fraction, Ejection murmur Emergency medicine The throwing of a person from a vehicle.
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e·jec·tion

(ē-jek'shŭn)
1. The act of driving or throwing out by physical force from within.
2. That which is ejected.
Synonym(s): ejecta.
[L. ejectio, from ejicio, to cast out]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

e·jec·tion

(ē-jek'shŭn)
1. Driving or throwing out by physical force from within.
2. That which is ejected.
[L. ejectio, from ejicio, to cast out]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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Oxytocin, also released in response to the suckling stimulus, promotes the milk ejection reflex and emptying of the breast; however, it is the actual removal of milk from the breasts, in a constant favourable hormonal environment, which controls milk production.
The 'milk ejection reflex' or 'milk let down' is responsible for expelling the milk from the alveoli into small ducts leading to the nipple.
* A good indicator of oversupply is the infant's reaction when his mother has a Milk Ejection Reflex.
It has been used to induce milk ejection in cases where dysfunction has been associated with this reflex [56].