from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. the process of passing through a membrane, pore or interstice

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The act or process of transuding.
  • n. Same as Exosmose.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act or process of transuding; the process of oozing through the pores of a substance.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a substance that transudes
  • n. the process of exuding; the slow escape of liquids from blood vessels through pores or breaks in the cell membranes


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