ejection

[ ih-jek-shuh n ]SEE DEFINITION OF ejection
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Brandon had a strange, detached feeling as he pushed the ejection button.

Tendons had been pulled, muscles strained from the force of the ejection.

But, even in this poor gossip, we find nothing about ejection.

The ejection of -na in the genitive plural; as of tunges for tungena.

It was in the year 1665, four years after the Ejection, that I was born.

I doubt if he had possessed a single penny since his ejection.

An extra strip was fastened around his chin to prevent the ejection of the gag.

For, 182 after all, the end to be attained is the ejection of the demon.

The capsule had been diverted from its path slightly by reaction to the vehicle's ejection.

Timing mechanism for the ejection of Joy are set for tonight.

WORD ORIGIN

1560s, from Middle French ejection and directly from Latin ejectionem, noun of action from past participle stem of ejicere (see eject). The jet pilot's ejection seat (also ejector seat) is from 1945.

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