Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Producing infiltration; of the nature of infiltration.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Of or pertaining to infiltration.

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  • adjective That infiltrates

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Examples

  • It is inoperable, this infiltrative film of destructive cells, and while the oncologists were consulted and made plans for chemotherapy, it seemed best to let Grace and her family go back home.

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  • It is inoperable, this infiltrative film of destructive cells, and while the oncologists were consulted and made plans for chemotherapy, it seemed best to let Grace and her family go back home.

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  • Mrs. Edwards will be undergoing further testing of her infiltrative ductal carcinoma of the breast, to determine how far it's spread and whether or not a mastectomy or lumpectomy is indicated.

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  • Mrs. Edwards will be undergoing further testing of her infiltrative ductal carcinoma of the breast, to determine how far it's spread and whether or not a mastectomy or lumpectomy is indicated.

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  • Although paranoid, secretive, infiltrative are fair enough.

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  • (See Fig. 6.) 3, Indirect view, sitting position; posttyphoid infiltrative stenosis, left arytenoid destroyed by necrosis.

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  • If it is a diffuse infiltrative process, a specimen should be taken from at least two locations.

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  • This was done under cocaine infiltrative anæsthesia, and was not so extremely painful, though what pain there was (dragging the cord out through the slit, etc.) seemed very hard to endure.

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  • One reason for this is that sporadic, infiltrative tumor cells will remain in the brain even after most careful surgery.

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  • We analyzed microsatellite markers in a region spanning the chromosome from the telomere to the centromere, to characterize the pattern of 1p and 19q loss of heterozygosity in 39 infiltrative gliomas, including astrocytomas, glioblastomas, oligoastrocytomas and oligodendrogliomas.

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