1. Embolismic.

2. (Science: medicine) Pertaining to an embolism; produced by an embolism; as, an embolic abscess.

3. (Science: biology) Pushing or growing in; said of a kind of invagination. See invagination.

Origin: gr. To throw in. See embolism.

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