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suffusion

[ sə-fyōōzhən ]
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n.
The act of pouring a fluid over the body.
The condition of being wet with a fluid.
A spreading out of a body fluid from a vessel into the surrounding tissues.
The reddening of a surface.
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Other words from suffusion

suf•fuse (-fyōōz) v.
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