Definitions for: Extravasate


[v] geology: cause molten material, such as lava, to pour forth
[v] become active and spew forth lava and rocks; of volcanoes; "Vesuvius erupts once in a while"
[v] force out or cause to escape from a proper vessel or channel



Webster (1913) Definition: Ex*trav"a*sate, v. t. [imp. & p. p.
Extravasated; p. pr. & vb. n. Extravasating.] [Pref.
extra- + L. vas vessel: cf. F. extravaser. See Vase.]
To force or let out of the proper vessels or arteries, as
blood.


Ex*trav"a*sate, v. i. [See Extravasate, v. t.]
(Physiol.)
To pass by infiltration or effusion from the normal channel,
such as a blood vessel or a lymphatic, into the surrounding
tissue; -- said of blood, lymph, etc.

Synonyms: belch, erupt

See Also: burst, eject, explode, exudate, exude, force out, ooze, ooze out, squeeze out, squirt, transude

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