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Friday, November 23 2001

The dict-ified word of the day is repletion

| source : web1913 | Repletion \Re*ple"tion\ (r?-pl?"sh?n), n. [L. repletio a filling up: cf. F. r['e]pl['e]tion. See {Replete}.] 1. The state of being replete; superabundant fullness. The tree had too much repletion, and was oppressed with its own sap. --Bacon. Repleccioun [overeating] ne made her never sick. --Chaucer. 2. (Med.) Fullness of blood; plethora. | source : wn | repletion n 1: the state of being satisfactorily full and unable to take on more [syn: {satiety}, {satiation}] 2: eating until excessively full [syn: {surfeit}]

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