transudation

transudative /tran sooh"deuh tiv/, transudatory /tran sooh"deuh tawr'ee, -tohr'ee/, adj.
/tran'soo day"sheuhn/, n.
1. the act or process of transuding.
2. a substance that has transuded.
Also, transudate.
[1605-15; < NL transudation- (s. of transudatio). See TRANSUDE, -ATE1, -ION]

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  • Transudation — Tran su*da tion, n. [Cf. F. transsudation.] 1. The act or process of transuding. [1913 Webster] 2. (Physics) Same as {Exosmose}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transudation — index outflow Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • transudation — [tran΄so͞o dā′shən, tran΄syo͞odā′shən, tran΄syo͞o dā′shən] n. [Fr transsudation] 1. the act or instance of transuding 2. TRANSUDATE …   English World dictionary

  • transudation — noun Date: 1617 1. the act or process of transuding or being transuded 2. transudate …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • transudation — noun the process of passing through a membrane, pore or interstice See Also: transudate, transude …   Wiktionary

  • transudation — 1. Passage of a fluid or solute through a membrane by a hydrostatic or osmotic pressure gradient. See transudate. 2. SYN: transudate. * * * tran·su·da·tion .tran(t)s ( …   Medical dictionary

  • transudation — n. oozing, exudation …   English contemporary dictionary

  • transudation — n. 1. Exudation, perspiration, sweating, excretion, secretion. 2. Exosmose, exosmosis …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • transudation — tran·su·da·tion …   English syllables

  • transudation — n. the passage of a liquid through a membrane, especially of blood through the wall of a capillary vessel. The liquid is called the transudate …   The new mediacal dictionary

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