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extravasation

[ ik-strav-uh-sey-shuhn ]
/ ɪkˌstræv əˈseɪ ʃən /
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noun
the act of extravasating.
the matter extravasated.
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Origin of extravasation

First recorded in 1670–80; extravasate + -ion
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British Dictionary definitions for extravasation

extravasation
/ (ɪkˌstrævəˈseɪʃən) /

noun
the escape of blood or lymph from their proper vessels into surrounding tissuesCompare intravasation
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