perfusate

noun per·fus·ate \ (ˌ)pər-ˈfyü-ˌzāt , -zət \

Definition of perfusate

:a fluid (such as a solution pumped through the heart) that is perfused

First Known Use of perfusate

1915


Medical Dictionary

perfusate

noun per·fus·ate \ (ˌ)pər-ˈfyü-ˌzāt , -zət \

medical Definition of perfusate

:a fluid (as a solution pumped through the heart) that is perfused

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