What is the noun for crepitation?

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  1. The act of crepitating or crackling.
  2. A grating or crackling sensation or sound, as that produced by rubbing two fragments of a broken bone together, or by pressing upon cellular tissue containing air.
  3. A crepitant rale.
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  5. Examples:
    1. “The results of physical examination were significant for bilateral basal diffuse rhonchi and crepitation.”
      “The thump of a stapler, the snick of a ballpoint, the rattle of paper, the bass crepitation of the mail cart against the carpet.”
      “When the fracture is complete it will be marked by local deformity, mobility of the fragments, and crepitation.”
  1. plural of crepitation
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  3. Examples:
    1. “Esophageal perforation may result in neck swelling, crepitations, and pneumomediastinum.”
      “On physical examination, crepitations were the main auscultatory findings, followed by rhonchi and wheezing.”
      “Early clinical signs include tachycardia and tachypnoea, mild pyrexia, basal crepitations, and dependent oedema.”
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