Definition of Arctation

1. n. Constriction or contraction of some natural passage, as in constipation from inflammation.



Definition of Arctation

1. Noun. (medicine) constriction or contraction of a natural passage, as in constipation from inflammation ¹

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Medical Definition of Arctation

1. Constriction or contraction of some natural passage, as in constipation from inflammation. Origin: L. Arctus shut in, narrow, p. P. Of arcere to shut in: cf. F. Arctation. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Arctation

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arctation (current term)
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