transudation

noun

tran·​su·​da·​tion ˌtran(t)-sü-ˈdā-shən How to pronounce transudation (audio)
-syü-;
ˌtran-zü-,
-zyü-
1
: the act or process of transuding or being transuded
2

Word History

First Known Use

1617, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of transudation was in 1617

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“Transudation.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/transudation. Accessed 6 Dec. 2022.

Medical Definition

transudation

noun

tran·​su·​da·​tion ˌtran(t)s-(y)ü-ˈdā-shən How to pronounce transudation (audio) ˌtranz- How to pronounce transudation (audio)
1
: the act or process of transuding or being transuded
2
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