transfuse

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See also: transfusé

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transfuse (third-person singular simple present transfuses, present participle transfusing, simple past and past participle transfused)

  1. (transitive, medicine) To administer a transfusion of.
    • 1952, Vincent Joseph Collins, Principles and Practice of Anesthesiology (page 461)
      A few years subsequent to his investigation, Richard Lower, also working on dogs, successfully tranfused the blood of one dog to that of another.
  2. (transitive) To pour liquid from one vessel into another.
  3. (transitive) To diffuse or permeate through something.

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transfuse

  1. first-person singular present indicative of transfuser
  2. third-person singular present indicative of transfuser
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of transfuser
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of transfuser
  5. second-person singular imperative of transfuser

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transfuse

  1. third-person singular past historic of transfondere

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transfuse

  1. feminine plural of transfuso

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trānsfūse

  1. vocative masculine singular of trānsfūsus