trans·fuse /træn(t)sˈfjuz/ 及物動詞
Trans·fuse v. t. [imp. & p. p. Transfused p. pr. & vb. n. Transfusing.]
1. To pour, as liquid, out of one vessel into another; to transfer by pouring.
2. Med. To transfer, as blood, from the veins or arteries of one man or animal to those of another.
3. To cause to pass from to another; to cause to be instilled or imbibed; as, to transfuse a spirit of patriotism into a man; to transfuse a love of letters.
Into thee such virtue and grace
Immense I have transfused. --Milton.
v 1: impart gradually; "Her presence instilled faith into the
children"; "transfuse love of music into the students"
2: pour out of one vessel into another
3: treat by applying evacuated cups to the patient's skin [syn:
4: give a transfusion (e.g., of blood) to