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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.
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transfusionnoun [C or U]

uk   /trænsˈfjuː.ʒən/  us   /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 ​sufferedkidneyfailure and ​needed a blood transfusion.
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/​money
(Definition of transfusion from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © 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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