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Extravasation

noun
1.
An extravasated liquid (blood or lymph or urine); the product of extravasation.
2.
(of volcanos) pouring out fumes or lava (or a deposit so formed).  Synonyms: eructation, eruption.
3.
The process of exuding or passing out of a vessel into surrounding tissues; said of blood or lymph or urine.



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"Extravasation" Quotes from Famous Books



... might be very advantageous in stopping the extravasation of blood in the frontal region," replied the peasant, calling to his aid all the technical terms he had learned when ...
— Gerfaut, Complete • Charles de Bernard

... to furnish the caoutchouc of commerce in Cayenne and Grand Para; the second has pinnate leaves, and its juice is milky, but very thin, and almost destitute of viscosity. The dapicho appears to be the result of an extravasation of the sap from the roots. This extravasation takes place more especially when the trees have attained a great age, and the interior of the trunk begins to decay. The bark and alburnum crack; and thus is effected naturally, what the art of man performs for the purpose of collecting the ...
— Equinoctial Regions of America V2 • Alexander von Humboldt



Words linked to "Extravasation" :   volcano, urocele, liquid, vent, biological process, extravasate, organic process, activity, action, activeness



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