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exude

[ig-zood, ik-sood] /ɪgˈzud, ɪkˈsud/
verb (used without object), exuded, exuding.
1.
to come out gradually in drops, as sweat, through pores or small openings; ooze out.
verb (used with object), exuded, exuding.
2.
to send out, as sweat; emit through pores or small openings.
3.
to project or display conspicuously or abundantly; radiate:
to exude cheerfulness.
Origin
1565-1575
1565-75; < Latin ex(s)ūdāre, equivalent to ex- ex-1 + sūdāre to sweat
Related forms
nonexuding, adjective
unexuded, adjective
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Examples for exuding
  • Inside are hundreds of rows of jars exuding an unpleasant smell.
  • The hydrogel addition allows effective management of low exuding dry wounds and creates a moist wound healing environment.
  • Those who were initially withdrawn became more open and outgoing, exuding more confidence in themselves.
  • The second needle and syringe are then removed and used to collect fluid exuding from the second needle track.
  • Sorghum root hair with oily droplet exuding from the tip.
  • Infested trees show exuding gum more or less mixed with sawdust on the trunk.
British Dictionary definitions for exuding

exude

/ɪɡˈzjuːd/
verb
1.
to release or be released through pores, incisions, etc, as sweat from the body or sap from trees
2.
(transitive) to make apparent by mood or behaviour he exuded confidence
Word Origin
C16: from Latin exsūdāre, from sūdāre to sweat
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Word Origin and History for exuding

exude

v.

1570s, from Latin exudare/exsudare "ooze out like sweat," from ex- "out" (see ex-) + sudare "to sweat" (see sweat). Related: Exuded; exudes; exuding.

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exuding in Medicine

exude ex·ude (ĭg-zōōd', ĭk-sōōd')
v. ex·ud·ed, ex·ud·ing, ex·udes
To ooze or pass gradually out of a body structure or tissue.

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