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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 re·vul·sion /rɪˈvʌlʃən/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 re·vul·sion /rɪˈvəlʃən/ 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Re·vul·sion n.
 1. A strong pulling or drawing back; withdrawal. Revulsions and pullbacks.”
 2. A sudden reaction; a sudden and complete change; -- applied to the feelings.
    A sudden and violent revulsion of feeling, both in the Parliament and the country, followed.   --Macaulay.
 3. Med. The act of turning or diverting any disease from one part of the body to another. It resembles derivation, but is usually applied to a more active form of counter irritation.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : intense aversion [syn: repugnance, repulsion, horror]