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- Rhymes: -uːʒən
From Middle French contusion, from [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] contusionem, from contusus, past participle of contundere (“‘to beat’”), from com- + tundere (“‘to beat’”).
- A wound, such as a bruise, in which the skin is not broken; often having broken blood vessels and discolouration
contusion f. (plural contusions)
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