exudate

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noun ex·u·date \ˈek-s(y)ü-ˌdāt, -shü-\

Definition of exudate

  1. :  exuded matter

1876

First Known Use of exudate

1876


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exudate

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noun ex·u·date \ˈek-s(y)u̇-ˌdāt, -shu̇-\

Medical Definition of exudate

  1. :  exuded matter; especially :  the material composed of serum, fibrin, and white blood cells that escapes from blood vessels into a superficial lesion or area of inflammation


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