Vomit

Vom"it

, n. [L. vomitus, from vomere, vomitum, to vomit; akin to Gr. , Skr. vam, Lith. vemiti. Cf. Emetic, Vomito.]
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1. Matter that is vomited; esp., matter ejected from the stomach through the mouth.
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Like vomit from his yawning entrails poured.
Sandys.
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2. (Med.) That which excites vomiting; an emetic.
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He gives your Hollander a vomit.
Shak.
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Black vomit. (Med.) See in the Vocabulary. -- Vomit nut, nux vomica.
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