Extravasating
Extravasate Ex*trav"a*sate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Extravasated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Extravasating}.] [Pref. extra- + L. vas vessel: cf. F. extravaser. See {Vase}.] To force or let out of the proper vessels or arteries, as blood. [1913 Webster]

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  • extravasating — v. push out of its vessel (Medicine) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • extravasation — 1. The act of extravasating. 2. SYN: extravasate (2). [extra + L. vas, vessel] * * * ex·trav·a·sa·tion ik .strav ə zā shən, sā n 1) the action of extravasating 2 a) an extravasated fluid (as blood) <extravasations from the nose> b) a… …   Medical dictionary

  • Extravasate — Ex*trav a*sate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Extravasated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Extravasating}.] [Pref. extra + L. vas vessel: cf. F. extravaser. See {Vase}.] To force or let out of the proper vessels or arteries, as blood. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Extravasated — Extravasate Ex*trav a*sate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Extravasated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Extravasating}.] [Pref. extra + L. vas vessel: cf. F. extravaser. See {Vase}.] To force or let out of the proper vessels or arteries, as blood. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • extravasate — /ik strav euh sayt /, v., extravasated, extravasating, n. v.t. 1. Pathol. to force out from the proper vessels, as blood, esp. so as to diffuse through the surrounding tissues. 2. Geol. to pour forth, as lava, from a subterranean source in a… …   Universalium

  • extravasation — /ik strav euh say sheuhn/, n. 1. the act of extravasating. 2. the matter extravasated. [1670 80; EXTRAVASATE + ION] * * * …   Universalium

  • extravasate — [c]/əkˈstrævəseɪt/ (say uhk stravuhsayt), /ɛk / (say ek ) verb (extravasated, extravasating) –verb (t) 1. Pathology to force out from the proper vessels, as blood, especially so as to diffuse through the surrounding tissues. 2. Geology to pour… …   Australian English dictionary

  • extravasation — /əkstrævəˈseɪʃən/ (say uhkstravuh sayshuhn), /ɛk / (say ek ) noun 1. the act of extravasating. 2. the matter extravasated …   Australian English dictionary

  • extravasate — [ek strav′ə sāt΄] vt. extravasated, extravasating [L extra (see EXTRA ) + vas, a vessel + ATE1] to allow or force (blood, etc.) to flow from its normal vessels into the surrounding body tissues vi. 1. to flow out or escape into surrounding… …   English World dictionary

  • ex|trav|a|sa|tion — «ehk STRAV uh SAY shuhn», noun. 1. the act of extravasating: »If there is a tendency to cough, a large pad and a firm chest binder should be used in order to minimise extravasation of air (Beaumont and Dodds). 2. extravasated matter …   Useful english dictionary

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