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retch

(rech),
To make an involuntary effort to vomit.
[A.S. hraecan, to hawk]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

retch

(rĕch)
v. retched, retching, retches
v.intr.
To try to vomit.
v.tr.
To vomit.

retch n.
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retch

(rech)
To make an involuntary effort to vomit.
[A.S. hraecan, to hawk]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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