Perfuse meaning

pər-fyo͝oz
To coat or permeate with liquid, color, or light; suffuse.
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To pour or diffuse (a liquid, for example) over or through something.
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To sprinkle, cover over, or permeate with or as with a liquid; suffuse.
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To pour or spread (a liquid, etc.) through or over something.
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To permeate or suffuse something, either with a liquid or with light.
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To force a fluid to flow over or through something, especially through an organ of the body.
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Origin of perfuse

  • Latin perfundere perfūs- to pour over per- per- fundere to pour gheu- in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition