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blood transfusion Explained

blood transfusion at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

n [U and C] the process of putting blood into someone's body as a medical treatment//

blood transfusion at English => English (The Britannica Concise) Of Explained:

Transfer of blood taken from one person into the circulation of another to restore blood volume, increase hemoglobin levels, or combat shock. Once the blood-group antigens and antibodies (see ABO blood-group system, Rh blood-group system) were discovered, blood typing of donors and recipients rendered transfusion safe. In exchange transfusion, all or most of the blood is removed and replaced with another's blood. Undesirable reactions to transfusion are not uncommon.

blood transfusion at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

blood transfusion at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

blood transfusion
n : the introduction of blood or blood plasma into a vein or
artery [syn: {transfusion}]

blood transfusion at English (WD) Of Explained:

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Inter: en-noun » head=blood transfusion
  • Inter: medicin » e The taking of blood from one individual and inserting it or blood-based products into the circulatory system of another.


    Inter: trans-top » taking blood from one and giving it to another individual
    • Arabic: Inter: t- » ar|نقل دم|m|tr=naql dam|sc=Arab
    • Chinese:
    • : Mandarin: Inter: t » cmn|輸血|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|输血|tr=shūxiě|sc=Hani
    • Esperanto: Inter: t- » eo|sangotransfuzo
    • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|verensiirto
    • French: Inter: t- » fr|transfusion sanguine|f, Inter: t+ » fr|transfusion|f

    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • German: Inter: t- » de|Transfusion|f, Inter: t+ » de|Bluttransfusion|f
  • Japanese: Inter: t+ » ja|輸血|tr=ゆけつ, yuketsu|sc=Jpan
  • Korean: Inter: t+ » ko|수혈|tr=suhyeol|sc=Kore (Inter: t+ » ko|輸血|sc=Kore)
  • Russian: Inter: Cyrl » переливание Inter: t+ » ru|кровь|alt=крови (perelivánije króvi) {{n}}
  • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|transfusión|f, Inter: t- » es|transfusión de sangre|f

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Translation: et » blood transfusion
    Translation: kn » blood transfusion
    Translation: ja » blood transfusion
    Translation: fi » blood transfusion
    Translation: ta » blood transfusion