Oppilation
Oppilation Op`pi*la"tion, n. [L. oppilatio: cf. F. opilation.] The act of filling or crowding together; a stopping by redundant matter; obstruction, particularly in the lower intestines. --Jer. Taylor. [1913 Webster]

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  • Oppilation — (v. lat.), Verstopfung, bes. des Stuhlgangs …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Oppilation — Oppilation, was Obstruction …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • oppilation — index damper (stopper) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • oppilation — Oppilation, f. acut. Obstructio …   Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • oppilation — ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˈlāshən noun ( s) Etymology: Latin oppilation , oppilatio, from oppilatus + ion , io ion archaic : an act of oppilating or the state of being oppilated : obstruction …   Useful english dictionary

  • Oppilation — Op|pi|la|ti|on die; , en <aus gleichbed. lat. oppilatio zu oppilare »versperren, verschließen«> (veraltet) Verstopfung (Med.) …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • oppilation — op·pi·la·tion …   English syllables

  • oppilate — oppilation, n. /op euh layt /, v.t., oppilated, oppilating. to stop up; fill with obstructing matter; obstruct. [1540 50; < L oppilatus (ptp. of oppilare to stop up), equiv. to op OP + pil (cf. COMPILE) + atus ATE1] * * * …   Universalium

  • damper — I (depressant) noun backset, bleakness, cheerlessness, chill, cloud, crushed spirits, depressing influence, discouragement, disheartener, downheartedness, feeling of dejection, feeling of depression, gloom, glumness, heaviness, heaviness of… …   Law dictionary

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