Definitions for crepitation
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crackle, crackling, crepitation(noun)
the sharp sound of snapping noises
The act of crepitating or crackling.
A grating or crackling sensation or sound, as that produced by rubbing two fragments of a broken bone together, or by pressing upon cellular tissue containing air.
A crepitant rale.
the act of crepitating or crackling
a grating or crackling sensation or sound, as that produced by rubbing two fragments of a broken bone together, or by pressing upon cellular tissue containing air
a crepitant rale
Origin: [Cf. F. crpitation.]
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