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trans·fu·sion

 (trăns-fyo͞o′zhən)
n.
1. The act or process of transfusing.
2. Medicine The transfer of whole blood or blood products from one individual to another.

trans·fu′sion·al adj.

transfusion

(trænsˈfjuːʒən)
n
1. the act or an instance of transfusing
2. (Medicine) the injection of blood, blood plasma, etc, into the blood vessels of a patient

trans•fu•sion

(trænsˈfyu ʒən)

n.
1. the act or process of transfusing.
2. the direct transferring of blood, plasma, etc., into a blood vessel.
[1570–80; < Latin trānsfūsiō decanting, intermingling]

trans·fu·sion

(trăns-fyo͞o′zhən)
The transfer of blood from one person to another. See more at Rh factor. See Note at blood type.

transfusion

A method of introducing fluid, especially blood, into the body.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.transfusion - the introduction of blood or blood plasma into a vein or arterytransfusion - the introduction of blood or blood plasma into a vein or artery
intromission, insertion, introduction - the act of putting one thing into another
exchange transfusion - slow removal of a person's blood and its replacement with equal amounts of a donor's blood
2.transfusion - the action of pouring a liquid from one vessel to anothertransfusion - the action of pouring a liquid from one vessel to another
action - something done (usually as opposed to something said); "there were stories of murders and other unnatural actions"
decantation - the act of gently pouring off a clear liquor (as from its original bottle) without disturbing the lees
Translations
كَمِيَّة الدَّم المنْقولنَقْلُ الدَّمنَقْل الدَّم
transfuzetransfúzetrasfúze
transfusionblodtransfusion
verensiirto
transfuzija
blóîgjöf
輸血
수혈
transfúzia
transfusion
การถ่ายเลือด
sự truyền máu

transfusion

[trænsˈfjuːʒən] Ntransfusión f
to give sb a blood transfusionhacer a algn una transfusión de sangre

transfusion

[trænsˈfjuːʒən] ntransfusion f

transfusion

n
(also blood transfusion)Blutübertragung f, → (Blut)transfusion f; to give somebody a transfusionjdm eine Blutübertragung or (Blut)transfusion geben; (blood) transfusion serviceBlutspendedienst m
(fig) a transfusion of public money into …eine Finanzspritze aus öffentlichen Geldern für …; it was like a transfusion of new life into their friendshipes war, als ob ihre Freundschaft von neuem Leben durchdrungen or erfüllt würde

transfusion

[trænsˈfjuːʒn] ntrasfusione f
to give sb a blood transfusion → praticare una trasfusione di sangue a qn

transfuse

(trӕnsˈfjuːz) verb
to transfer (the blood of one person) into the veins of another.
transˈfusion (-ʒən) noun
1. a quantity of blood transferred from one person to another. She was given a blood transfusion.
2. the act or process of transferring blood from one person to another.

transfusion

نَقْلُ الدَّم transfuze transfusion Transfusion μετάγγιση transfusión verensiirto transfusion transfuzija trasfusione 輸血 수혈 transfusie blodoverføring transfuzja transfusão переливание transfusion การถ่ายเลือด kan aktarımı sự truyền máu 输血

trans·fu·sion

n. transfusión, acto de transferir un fluido a una vena o arteria;
blood ______ de sangre;
direct ______ directa;
exchange ___exsanguino-transfusión;
indirect ______ indirecta.

transfusion

n transfusión f; Have you ever had a transfusion before?..¿Ha recibido alguna vez una transfusión?; autologous blood — autotransfusión f, transfusión de la propia sangre del paciente extraída previamente (antes una cirugía, precedimiento, etc.); exchange — exanguinotransfusión f, reemplazo de la sangre (del paciente) con sangre donada; to give a — hacer una transfusión, poner sangre (fam); I need to give you a transfusion..Tengo que hacerle una transfusión..Tengo que ponerle sangre; — of red blood cells (platelets, etc.) transfusión de glóbulos rojos (plaquetas, etc.) transgender adj transgénero (inv); a — man un transgénero; a — person un or una transgénero, una persona transgénero; a — woman una mujer transgénero, una transgénero
References in classic literature ?
My friend John and I have consulted, and we are about to perform what we call transfusion of blood, to transfer from full veins of one to the empty veins which pine for him.
As the transfusion went on, something like life seemed to come back to poor Lucy's cheeks, and through Arthur's growing pallor the joy of his face seemed absolutely to shine.
The whole bed would have been drenched to a scarlet with the blood which the girl must have lost to leave such a pallor as she had before the transfusion.
As he spoke, he was dipping into his bag, and producing the instruments of transfusion.
He had published some very astonishing facts in connection with the transfusion of blood, and in addition was known to be doing valuable work on morbid growths.
It was my task at first to keep up the artificial respiration in the body after the transfusion had been effected, but presently Meunier relieved me, and I could see the wondrous slow return of life; the breast began to heave, the inspirations became stronger, the eyelids quivered, and the soul seemed to have returned beneath them.
It was a much more important fact, if one were looking at his genius critically, that he had lived in the days before the general transfusion.
I might be just any woman," she had told herself, astounded and stricken to find how little she was touched by this experience which she had always believed bound heart to heart and crowned the sweet transfusion of affection from soul into soul.
They are further of opinion that somewhat of his good sense will suffer in this transfusion, and much of the beauty of his thoughts will infallibly be lost, which appear with more grace in their old habit.
There is no teaching until the pupil is brought into the same state or principle in which you are; a transfusion takes place; he is you and you are he; then is a teaching, and by no unfriendly chance or bad company can he ever quite lose the benefit.
The use of iron supplements alongside drugs that stimulate red cell production can reduce the need for transfusion in people with some chronic anaemias.
Summary: DUBAI - Some 70 blood transfusion directors from the GCC countries and representatives from public and private sector institutions in the UAE participated in a workshop on "Pathogen Reduction for Safe Transfusion" at the Blood Transfusion and Research Centre in Sharjah.