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re·vul·sion

 (rĭ-vŭl′shən)
n.
1. A sudden strong change or reaction in feeling, especially a feeling of violent disgust or loathing.
2. Archaic A withdrawing or turning away from something.
3. Medicine The reduction of superficial inflammation in an affected body part, as by topical agents, in order to decrease inflammation in adjacent structures.

[Latin revulsiō, revulsiōn-, from revulsus, past participle of revellere, to tear back : re-, re- + vellere, to tear.]

re·vul′sive adj.

revulsive

(rɪˈvʌlsɪv)
adj
of or causing revulsion
n
(Medicine) med obsolete a counterirritant
reˈvulsively adv
Translations

revulsive

a. revulsivo-a, rel. a la revulsión o que la causa.