Fluxionary
Fluxionary Flux"ion*a*ry, a. 1. Fluxional. --Berkeley. [1913 Webster]

2. (Med.) Pertaining to, or caused by, an increased flow of blood to a part; congestive; as, a fluxionary hemorrhage. [1913 Webster]


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  • fluxionary — See fluxional. * * * …   Universalium

  • fluxionary — flux·ion·ary …   English syllables

  • fluxionary — shəˌnerē archaic variant of fluxional …   Useful english dictionary

  • fluxionary hyperemia — active h …   Medical dictionary

  • hyperemia — The presence of an increased amount of bloodflow in a part or organ. SEE ALSO: congestion. [hyper + G. haima, blood] active h. h. due to an increased afflux of arterial blood into dilated capillaries. SYN: arterial h., fluxionary h.. arterial h.… …   Medical dictionary

  • History of calculus — History of science …   Wikipedia

  • fluxion — fluxional, fluxionary, adj. fluxionally, adv. /fluk sheuhn/, n. 1. an act of flowing; a flow or flux. 2. Math. the derivative relative to the time. [1535 45; < MF < LL fluxion (s. of fluxio) a flowing. See FLUX, ION] * * * ▪ mathematics …   Universalium

  • active hyperemia — increased blood in a part due to local or general relaxation of the arterioles. Called also arterial h. and fluxionary h …   Medical dictionary

  • flowing — Synonyms and related words: affluent, ascending, autograph, autographic, axial, back, back flowing, backward, balanced, calligraphic, cascading, chirographic, concinnate, concinnous, confluent, coursing, cursive, dangling, decurrent, defluent,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • fluent — Synonyms and related words: affluent, all jaw, apt, articulate, ascending, axial, back, back flowing, backward, balanced, candid, chatty, communicative, concinnate, concinnous, confluent, conversational, coursing, cursive, decurrent, defluent,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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