extrusion

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noun ex·tru·sion \ik-ˈstrü-zhən\

Definition of extrusion

  1. :  the act or process of extruding; also :  a form or product produced by this process

Origin and Etymology of extrusion

Medieval Latin extrusion-, extrusio, from Latin extrudere


First Known Use: 1540


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extrusion

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noun ex·tru·sion \ik-ˈstrü-zhən\

Medical Definition of extrusion

  1. :  the act or process of extruding <extrusion of proteins from cells>


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