transudate

/ (ˈtrænsʊˌdeɪt) /


noun
  1. physiol any fluid without a high protein content that passes through a membrane, esp through the wall of a capillary: Compare exudation (def. 2)

  2. anything that has been transuded

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How to use transudate in a sentence

  • Predominance of endothelial cells, few cells of any kind being present, indicates a transudate (Fig. 119).

    A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis | James Campbell Todd