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transfusion

noun [C or U]     /trænsˈfjuː.ʒən/
the process of adding an amount of blood to the body of a person or animal, or the amount of blood itself: She suffered kidney failure and needed a blood transfusion.Surgery transfusion of sth the act of putting a new quantity of something powerful, effective, or important into an organization, group, or place: a transfusion of talent/energy/moneyAugmenting and supplementing
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