Avulsion - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |əˈvʌlʃən|  American pronunciation of the word avulsion
Brit.  |əˈvʌlʃ(ə)n|  British pronunciation of the word avulsion

noun

- an abrupt change in the course of a stream that forms the boundary between two parcels of land resulting in the loss of part of the land of one landowner and a consequent increase in the land of another
- a forcible tearing or surgical separation of one body part from another
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