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ex•trav•a•sate  (ik stravə sāt′),USA pronunciation v.,  -sat•ed, -sat•ing, n. 
  1. Pathologyto force out from the proper vessels, as blood, esp. so as to diffuse through the surrounding tissues.
  2. Geologyto pour forth, as lava, from a subterranean source in a molten state.

  1. Pathologyto be extravasated, as blood.
  2. Geologyto pour forth lava or the like.

  1. Pathologythe extravasated material;
  • extra- + vas + -ate1 1655–65

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extravasate /ɪkˈstrævəˌseɪt/ vb
  1. to cause (blood or lymph) to escape or (of blood or lymph) to escape into the surrounding tissues from their proper vessels
Etymology: 17th Century: from Latin extra- + vās vessel

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