Retrude
Retrude \Re*trude"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Retruded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Retruding}.] [L. retrudere; re- + trudere to thrust.] To thrust back. [R.] --Dr. H. More. [1913 Webster]

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  • retrude — index repel (drive back), repulse Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • retrude — re·trude ri trüd vt, re·trud·ed; re·trud·ing to move backward: displace posteriorly <retrude the mandible> …   Medical dictionary

  • retrude — /ri troohd /, v.t., retruded, retruding. Dentistry. to produce retrusion in. [1640 50; < L retrudere to thrust back, equiv. to re RE + trudere to thrust] * * * …   Universalium

  • retrude — v. thrust backward, push back; move a tooth backward (Dentistry) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • retrude — re·trude …   English syllables

  • retrude — rə̇.ˈtrüd transitive verb ( ed/ ing/ s) Etymology: Latin retrudere to thrust backward : to produce retrusion of …   Useful english dictionary

  • Retruded — Retrude Re*trude , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Retruded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Retruding}.] [L. retrudere; re + trudere to thrust.] To thrust back. [R.] Dr. H. More. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Retruding — Retrude Re*trude , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Retruded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Retruding}.] [L. retrudere; re + trudere to thrust.] To thrust back. [R.] Dr. H. More. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Repulsion — (Roget s Thesaurus) >Motion from, actively PARAG:Repulsion >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 repulsion repulsion Sgm: N 1 driving from driving from &c. >V. Sgm: N 1 repulse repulse abduction PARAG:Repulsion >V GRP: V 1 Sgm: V 1 repel …   English dictionary for students

  • retrusion — retrusive /ri trooh siv/, adj. /ri trooh zheuhn, sheuhn/, n. Dentistry. 1. the act of moving a tooth backward. 2. a condition characterized by the backward displacement of a tooth or teeth. [1650 60; < L retrus(us) removed, concealed (ptp. of… …   Universalium

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