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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Embolic  \Em*bol"ic\,  a.  [Gr.  ?  to  throw  in  See  {Embolism}.] 
  1.  Embolismic. 
 
  2.  (Med.)  Pertaining  to  an  embolism;  produced  by  an  embolism; 
  as  an  embolic  abscess. 
 
  3.  (Biol.)  Pushing  or  growing  in  --  said  of  a  kind  of 
  invagination.  See  under  {Invagination}. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  embolic 
  adj  :  of  or  relating  to  an  embolism  or  embolus 




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