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superfuse

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transitive verb su·per·fuse \ ˌsü-pər-ˈfyüz \

medical Definition of superfuse

superfused; superfusing
:to maintain the metabolic or physiological activity of (as an isolated organ) by submitting to a continuous flow of a sustaining medium over the outside
  • the artificial cerebrospinal fluid…that superfused the isolated cortical tissue
  • —C. D. Richards et al

superfusion

play \-ˈfyü-zhən\ noun

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