Medical Dictionary


noun cly·sis \ˈklī-səs\
plural cly·ses \-ˌsēz\

Medical Definition of CLYSIS

:  the introduction of large amounts of fluid into the body usually by parenteral injection to replace that lost (as from hemorrhage or in dysentery or burns), to provide nutrients, or to maintain blood pressure—see hypodermoclysis, phleboclysis, proctoclysis
April 25, 2015
lissome Hear it
nimble or easily flexed
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