efflux

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noun ef·flux \ˈe-ˌfləks\

Definition of efflux

  1. 1 :  something given off in or as if in a stream

  2. 2a :  effluence 2b :  a passing away :  expiration

effluxion

play \e-ˈflək-shən\ noun

Origin and Etymology of efflux

Medieval Latin effluxus, from effluere


Medical Dictionary

efflux

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noun ef·flux \ˈef-ˌləks\

Medical Definition of efflux

  1. 1:  something that is given off in or as if in a stream the red-blood-cell sodium ion efflux

  2. 2:  the action or process of flowing or seeming to flow out the uptake and efflux of sodium ions


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