blood transfusion


Definition of blood transfusion

  1. :  a medical treatment in which someone's blood is put into the body of another person

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  the fluid that circulates in the heart, arteries, capillaries, and veins of a vertebrate animal carrying nourishment and oxygen to and bringing away waste products from all parts of the body

    :  a comparable fluid of an invertebrate

    :  a fluid resembling blood

  1. :  to stain or wet with blood

    :  bleed

    :  to expose (a hunting dog) to sight, scent, or taste of the blood of its prey

  1. :  an act, process, or instance of transfusing

    :  the process of transfusing fluid (such as blood) into a vein or artery

    :  something transfused

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