Definitions for revulsionrɪˈvʌl ʃən
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a strong feeling of repugnance, distaste, or dislike; disgust; loathing.
a sudden and violent change of feeling or response in sentiment, taste, etc.
the act of drawing something back or away.
Origin of revulsion:
1535–45; < L revulsiō tearing off, der. (with -tiō -tion ) of revellere to tear loose =re-re - +vellere to pluck
repugnance, repulsion, revulsion, horror(noun)
abhorrence, a sense of loathing, intense aversion, repugnance, repulsion, horror
A sudden violent feeling of disgust.
The treatment of one diseased area by acting elsewhere; counterirritation.
a strong pulling or drawing back; withdrawal
a sudden reaction; a sudden and complete change; -- applied to the feelings
the act of turning or diverting any disease from one part of the body to another. It resembles derivation, but is usually applied to a more active form of counter irritation
"Revulsion" is the 73rd episode of Star Trek: Voyager, the fifth episode of the fourth season.
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