transudate

transudation

[tran-soo-dey-shuhn]
noun
1.
the act or process of transuding.
2.
a substance that has transuded.
Also, transudate.


Origin:
1605–15; < Neo-Latin trānsūdātiōn- (stem of trānsūdātiō). See transude, -ate1, -ion

transudative [tran-soo-duh-tiv] , transudatory [tran-soo-duh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee] , adjective
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transudate (ˈtrænsʊˌdeɪt)
 
n
1.  physiol Compare exudation any fluid without a high protein content that passes through a membrane, esp through the wall of a capillary
2.  anything that has been transuded

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transudate tran·su·date (trān-sōō'dāt', -syōō'-, trān'su-dāt', -syu-) or tran·su·da·tion (trān'su-dā'shən, -syu-)
n.

  1. A product of the process of passing through a membrane, pore, or interstice.

  2. A substance that transudes.

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