Etymology
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transfusion (n.)

1570s, "action of pouring liquid from one vessel to another," from French transfusion and directly from Latin transfusionem (nominative transfusio) "a decanting, intermingling," noun of action from past-participle stem of transfundere "pour from one container to another," from trans "across, beyond" (see trans-) + fundere "to pour" (from nasalized form of PIE root *gheu- "to pour"). Sense of "transfering of blood from one individual to another" first recorded 1640s.

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Definitions of transfusion

transfusion (n.)
the introduction of blood or blood plasma into a vein or artery;
Synonyms: blood transfusion
transfusion (n.)
the action of pouring a liquid from one vessel to another;
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