Definition of transfuse
transfusableplay \-ˈfyü-zə-bəl\ adjective
Examples of transfuse in a sentence
The hospital staff transfuses more than 8,000 units of blood annually.
a teacher who is able to transfuse his enthusiasm and passion for history to his students
Origin and Etymology of transfuse
Middle English, from Latin transfusus, past participle of transfundere, from trans- + fundere to pour — more at found
First Known Use: 15th century
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Definition of transfuse for English Language Learners
medical : to take (blood) from one person or animal and put it into another
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