Definitions for ejection
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expulsion, projection, ejection, forcing out(noun)
the act of expelling or projecting or ejecting
ejection, exclusion, expulsion, riddance(noun)
the act of forcing out someone or something
"the ejection of troublemakers by the police"; "the child's expulsion from school"
The act of ejecting.
Origin: from eiectus, past participle of eicio.
the act of ejecting or casting out; discharge; expulsion; evacuation
the act or process of discharging anything from the body, particularly the excretions
the state of being ejected or cast out; dispossession; banishment
Origin: [L. ejectio: cf. F. jection.]
In sports, an ejection is one of several disqualifying actions assessed to a player or coach by a game official, usually for unsportsmanlike conduct. Many ejections occur for such actions as illegal fighting, persistent arguing with a game official, or blatant violations of the rules deemed serious. Usually, a warning is given to the offender before he/she is actually ejected. When the offender is ejected, he/she must leave the immediate playing area; in most cases, this means going to the locker room or other part of the venue out of sight of the playing area, or in extreme cases, leaving the stadium grounds. In the case of many High School Associations, ejected players are required to stay with their coach in the team area or an assistant coach may be required to leave the area with the player for supervision purposes. If a player or coach refuses to cooperate, additional sanctions may be levied.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms
1. Escape from an aircraft by means of an independently propelled seat or capsule. 2. In air armament, the process of forcefully separating an aircraft store from an aircraft to achieve satisfactory separation.
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