dumping syndrome dump·ing syndrome (dŭm’pĭng)
A condition occurring after eating in patients with shunts of the upper alimentary canal and including flushing, sweating, dizziness, weakness, and vasomotor collapse. Also called postgastrectomy syndrome.
[duhm-pish] /ˈdʌm pɪʃ/ adjective 1. depressed; sad.
- Dump job
noun phrase A derogatory attack; hatchet job: They did a dump job on her (1990s+)
[duhmp-ling] /ˈdʌmp lɪŋ/ noun 1. a rounded mass of steamed and seasoned dough, often served in soup or with stewed meat. 2. a dessert consisting of a wrapping of dough enclosing sliced apples or other fruit, boiled or baked. 3. a short or stout person. /ˈdʌmplɪŋ/ noun 1. a small ball of dough cooked and […]
- Dump orbit
noun 1. an earth orbit into which communications satellites may be moved at the end of their operational lives, where there is no risk of their interference or collision with working satellites in the normal orbits Also called graveyard orbit