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Vomit \Vom"it\, n. [L. vomitus, from vomere, vomitum, to vomit; akin to Gr. ?, Skr. vam, Lith. vemiti. Cf. Emetic, Vomito.] [1913 Webster] 1. Matter that is vomited; esp., matter ejected from the stomach through the mouth. [1913 Webster] Like vomit from his yawning entrails poured. --Sandys. [1913 Webster] 2. (Med.) That which excites vomiting; an emetic. [1913 Webster] He gives your Hollander a vomit. --Shak. [1913 Webster] Black vomit. (Med.) See in the Vocabulary. Vomit nut, nux vomica. [1913 Webster]