transudation

[ tran-soo-dey-shuhn ]
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noun
  1. the act or process of transuding.

  2. a substance that has transuded.

Origin of transudation

1
First recorded in 1605–15, transudation is from the New Latin word trānsūdātiōn- (stem of trānsūdātiō). See transude, -ate1, -ion
  • Also tran·su·date [tran-soo-deyt] /ˈtræn sʊˌdeɪt/ .

Other words from transudation

  • tran·su·da·tive [tran-soo-duh-tiv], /trænˈsu də tɪv/, tran·su·da·to·ry [tran-soo-duh-tawr-ee], /trænˈsu dəˌtɔr i/, adjective

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