permeation

noun per·me·ation \ ˌpər-mē-ˈā-shən \

Definition of permeation

1 : the quality or state of being permeated
2 : the action or process of permeating

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First Known Use of permeation

circa 1623


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permeation

noun per·me·ation \ ˌpər-mē-ˈā-shən \

medical Definition of permeation

1 : the quality or state of being permeated
2 : the action or process of permeating

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