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Meaning of PERFUSION

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  pumping a liquid into an organ or tissue (especially by way of blood vessels)

PERFUSION is a 9 letter word that starts with P.


 See Also: insertion, introduction, intromission



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Per*fu"sion\, n. [L. perfusio.]
The act of perfusing.

Medical Dictionary
 Definition: flow.
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