(?), n. [Cf. F. jaculation.] 1. The act of throwing or darting out with a sudden force and rapid flight. [Archaic or Technical] "An ejaculation or irradiation of the eye." Bacon.
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2. The uttering of a short, sudden exclamation or prayer, or the exclamation or prayer uttered.
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In your dressing, let there be jaculations fitted to the several actions of dressing.
Jer. Taylor.
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3. (Physiol.) The act of ejecting or suddenly throwing, as a fluid from a duct.
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