Perissology

Per`is*sol"o*gy

(?), n. [L. perissologia, Gr. ; odd, superfluous + discourse.] Superfluity of words. [R.] G. Campbell.
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Per`i*stal"sis

(?), n. [NL. See Peristaltic.] (Physiol.) Peristaltic contraction or action.
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