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Repletion

repletion
1. The state of being replete; superabundant fullness. The tree had too much repletion, and was oppressed with its own sap. (bacon) Replecioun overeating ne made her never sick. (Chaucer)
2. (Science: medicine) Fullness of blood; plethora.
Origin: L. Repletio a filling up: cf. F. Repletion. See Replete.


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