Definition of transfusion noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//trænsˈfjuːʒn//
    ; NAmE NAmE//trænsˈfjuːʒn//
    [countable, uncountable]
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  1. 1= blood transfusion
  2. 2transfusion of something the act of investing extra money in a place or an activity that needs it The project badly needs a transfusion of cash.
  3. Word Originlate 16th cent.: from Latin transfusio(n-), from the verb transfundere, from trans- ‘across’ + fundere ‘pour’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: transfusion

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