impaction definition

  • noun:
    • compression; the packing together of free matter
    • something packed collectively tightly; quite a few densely-packed matter
    • a solid, immobile majority of stool
    • The driving of just one fragment of bone tissue into another so your fragments are not movable upon each other.
    • An immovable packing; (Med.), a lodgment of one thing in a strait or passage through of the body
    • The work of impacting, or the condition to be impacted; close fixation.
    • the health of being pressed closely collectively and securely fixed
    • a condition for which feces are influenced when you look at the lower colon
    • a disorder where a tooth is really crowded in its plug that it cannot appear ordinarily
    • a sharp collision generated by striking or dashing against anything

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