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transfusionnoun [C or U]

uk   us   /trænsˈfjuː.ʒən/
(Definition of transfusion from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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transfusionnoun [C/U]

 us   /trænsˈfju·ʒən/
the ​activity or ​process of putting new ​blood into a person’s or animal’s ​body, or an ​amount of ​bloodreceived this way: [C] He ​needsregularblood transfusions and a lot of ​medication. [C] fig. The new ​primeministerbrought a transfusion (= ​freshsupply) of ​youngideas into the ​government.
(Definition of transfusion from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “transfusion”
in Arabic نَقل الدمّ…
in Korean 수혈…
in Portuguese transfusão de sangue…
in Catalan transfusió de sang…
in Japanese 輸血…
in Chinese (Simplified) 输血, 输血量…
in Turkish kan verme/nakli/aktarımı…
in Russian переливание крови…
in Chinese (Traditional) 輸血, 輸血量…
in Italian trasfusione di sangue…
in Polish transfuzja…
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