Medical Dictionary


verb in·fuse \in-ˈfyüz\

Medical Definition of INFUSE

transitive verb
:  to steep in liquid (as water) without boiling so as to extract the soluble constituents or principles
:  to administer or inject by infusion especially intravenously <infuse the blood with glucose> <infuse a solution of lactate>
intransitive verb
:  to administer a solution by infusion
April 28, 2015
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a word formed by the blending of words
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