verb (used without object)
to make efforts to vomit.
verb (used with object)
the act or an instance of retching.
(intransitive) to undergo an involuntary spasm of ineffectual vomiting; heave
an involuntary spasm of ineffectual vomiting
v. retched, retch·ing, retch·es
To try to vomit.
verb (used with object), tied, tying. 1. to bind, fasten, or attach with a cord, string, or the like, drawn together and knotted: to tie a tin can on a dog’s tail. 2. to draw together the parts of with a knotted string or the like: to tie a bundle tight. 3. to fasten by […]
adjective 1. netlike; reticulate. adjective 1. (rare) netlike; reticulate retiform re·ti·form (rē’tə-fôrm’, rět’ə-) adj. Arranged like a net; reticulate.
- Retiform tissue
retiform tissue n. See reticular tissue.
noun 1. a thin slab or bent piece of baked clay, sometimes painted or glazed, used for various purposes, as to form one of the units of a roof covering, floor, or revetment. 2. any of various similar slabs or pieces, as of linoleum, stone, rubber, or metal. 3. tiles collectively. 4. a pottery tube […]