Pedesis Pe*de"sis, n. [NL., from Gr. ? a leaping.] Same as {Brownian movement}, under {Brownian}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Pedēsis — (gr.), das Pulsiren, bes. des Herzens …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Pedesis — Pedesis, griech., das Pulsiren des Herzens …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • pedesis — SYN: brownian movement. [G. p., a leaping] …   Medical dictionary

  • pedesis — pe·de·sis …   English syllables

  • pedesis — noun the random motion of small particles suspended in a gas or liquid • Syn: ↑Brownian movement, ↑Brownian motion • Hypernyms: ↑movement, ↑motion …   Useful english dictionary

  • parapedesis — Excretion or secretion through an abnormal channel. [para + G. pedesis, a bending, deflection] * * * para·pe·de·sis pə dē səs n, pl de·ses .sēz passage of an excretion or secretion (as bile) through an abnormal channel (as blood vessels instead… …   Medical dictionary

  • Diapédesis — (Del gr. dia, a través + pedesis, salto.) ► sustantivo femenino FISIOLOGÍA Paso de los leucocitos y otras células sanguíneas a través de las paredes de los vasos. IRREG. plural diapédesis * * * diapédesis (de «dia » y el gr. «pḗdēsis», salto) f.… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • лейкопедез — (leucopedesis; лейко + греч. pedesis скакание, прыганье) см. Лейкодиапедез …   Большой медицинский словарь

  • Лейкопеде́з — (leucopedesis; Лейко + греч. pedesis скакание, прыганье) см. Лейкодиапедез …   Медицинская энциклопедия

  • diapedesis — The passage of blood, or any of its formed elements, through the intact walls of blood vessel s. SYN: migration (2). [G. dia, through, + pedesis, a leaping] * * * di·a·pe·de·sis .dī ə pə dē səs n, pl de·ses .sēz the passage of blood cells through …   Medical dictionary

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