Origin of exudation
Related Words for exudationsteam, perspiration, flow, emission, seepage, discharge, radiation, excretion, exudation, transudation, sudor, diaphoresis, expulsion, ejection, secretion, defecation, evacuation, elimination, urination, leaving
Examples from the Web for exudation
Historical Examples of exudation
The synovial membrane is thickened and there is an exudation of serum.Surgery, with Special Reference to Podiatry
As in croup, part of the exudation or false membrane is often coughed up; sometimes it peels off from the tonsils.
This event also depends upon the quantity and quality of the exudation.
Trees which are attacked by the borer have an exudation of gum about the crown.The Practical Garden-Book
C. E. Hunn
The exudation may, as in iritis, be serous, plastic or purulent.
- the act of exuding or oozing out
- Also called: exudate (ˈɛksjʊˌdeɪt) a fluid with a high content of protein in a body cavityCompare transudate
Word Origin and History for exudation
1610s, from Late Latin exudationem/exsudationem, noun of action from neuter past participle of exudere/exsudere (see exude). Related: Exudate (n.).
- The act or process of exuding.
- An exudate.