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extravasate

[ ik-strav-uh-seyt ]
/ 瑟k藞str忙v 蓹藢se瑟t /
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verb (used with object), ex路trav路a路sat路ed, ex路trav路a路sat路ing.
Pathology. to force out from the proper vessels, as blood, especially so as to diffuse through the surrounding tissues.
Geology. to pour forth, as lava, from a subterranean source in a molten state.
verb (used without object), ex路trav路a路sat路ed, ex路trav路a路sat路ing.
Pathology. to be extravasated, as blood.
Geology. to pour forth lava or the like.
noun
Pathology. the extravasated material; extravasation.
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Origin of extravasate

First recorded in 1655鈥65; extra- + vas + -ate1

OTHER WORDS FROM extravasate

un路ex路trav路a路sat路ed, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for extravasate

extravasate
/ (瑟k藞str忙v蓹藢se瑟t) /

verb
pathol to cause (blood or lymph) to escape or (of blood or lymph) to escape into the surrounding tissues from their proper vessels
to exude (molten material, such as lava) or (of molten material) to be exuded
noun
pathol the material extravasated

Word Origin for extravasate

C17: from Latin extra- + v膩s vessel
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition 漏 William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 漏 HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012

Medical definitions for extravasate

extravasate
[ 沫k-str膬v蓹-s膩t鈥 ]

v.
To exude from or pass out of a vessel into the tissues. Used of blood, lymph, or urine.

Other words from extravasate

ex鈥rava鈥ate鈥 null n.
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