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Vomitory

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Noun

1. vomitory

an entrance to an amphitheater or stadium

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Vomitory

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adjective
1. Also called: vomitive (ˈvɒmɪtɪv )
causing vomiting; emetic
noun plural -ries
2. 
a vomitory agent
3. rare
a container for receiving vomitus
4. Also called: vomitorium (ˌvɒmɪˈtɔːrɪəm )
a passageway in an ancient Roman amphitheatre that connects an outside entrance to a tier of seats
5. 
an opening through which matter is ejected

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Vomitory

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adjective
1.  Archaic
vomitive; emetic
nounWord forms: plural ˈvomiˌtories
2.  Obsolete
emetic
3. 
any opening, funnel, etc. through which matter is to be discharged
4. 
in Roman amphitheaters, etc., any of the entrances leading to the tiers of seats

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Vomitory

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adj.
Inducing vomiting; vomitive.
n. pl. vom·i·to·ries
1. Something that induces vomiting.
2. An aperture through which matter is discharged.
3. See vomitorium.

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