exudation

noun ex·u·da·tion \ ˌek-s(y)ü-ˈdā-shən , -shü- \

Definition of exudation

1 : the process of exuding
2 : exudate

exudative

play \ig-ˈzü-də-tiv; ˈek-s(y)ü-ˌdā-tiv, -shü-\ adjective

First Known Use of exudation

1612


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exudation

noun ex·u·da·tion \ ˌek-s(y)u̇-ˈdā-shən , -shu̇- \

medical Definition of exudation

1 : the process of exuding
2 : exudate

exudative

play \ig-ˈzüd-ət-iv; ˈek-s(y)u̇-ˌdāt-iv, -shu̇-\ adjective

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