- Present participle of extravasate.
Variant of extravasate
transitive verbextravasated, extravasating
to allow or force (blood, etc.) to flow from its normal vessels into the surrounding body tissues
Origin of extravasateClassical Latin extra (see extra-) + vas, a vessel + -ate
- to flow out or escape into surrounding tissues: said of blood, lymph, etc.
- to flow out, as lava from a vent