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transfusion

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noun trans·fu·sion \tran(t)s-ˈfyü-zhən\

Definition of transfusion

  1. 1 :  an act, process, or instance of transfusing; especially :  the process of transfusing fluid (as blood) into a vein or artery

  2. 2 :  something transfused

trans·fu·sion·al play \-ˈfyüzh-nəl, -ˈfyü-zhə-nəl\ adjective


Examples of transfusion

  1. Without a transfusion her chances of survival were slim.



1578

First Known Use of transfusion

1578



TRANSFUSION Defined for Kids

transfusion

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noun trans·fu·sion \trans-ˈfyü-zhən\

Definition of transfusion

  1. 1 :  the process of passing a fluid (as blood) into a vein of a person or animal

  2. 2 :  the act of giving something a fresh supply <The club needs a transfusion of new members.>




Medical Dictionary

transfusion

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noun trans·fu·sion \tran(t)s-ˈfyü-zhən\

Medical Definition of transfusion

  1. 1:  the process of transfusing fluid into a vein or artery

  2. 2:  something transfused





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