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 for emesis
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Emesis \Em"e*sis\, n. [NL., fr. Gr. ?. See Emetic.] (Med.)
     A vomiting.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: the reflex act of ejecting the contents of the stomach
           through the mouth [syn: vomit, vomiting, emesis,
           regurgitation, disgorgement, puking]

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