transfusion

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transfusion (countable and uncountable, plural transfusions)

  1. (medicine) The transfer of blood or blood products from one individual to another.
  2. The act of pouring liquid from one vessel to another.

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin transfūsiō.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tʁɑ̃s.fy.zjɔ̃/

Noun[edit]

transfusion f (plural transfusions)

  1. (medicine) blood transfusion

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