Associations to the word «Infusion»

Wiktionary

INFUSION, noun. A product consisting of a liquid which has had other ingredients steeped in it to extract useful qualities.
INFUSION, noun. The act of steeping or soaking a substance in liquid so as to extract medicinal or herbal qualities.
INFUSION, noun. The act of installing a quality into a person.
INFUSION, noun. (obsolete) The act of dipping into a fluid.
INFUSION, noun. (medicine) The administration of liquid substances directly into a vein for medical purposes. Perfusion.

Dictionary definition

INFUSION, noun. A solution obtained by steeping or soaking a substance (usually in water).
INFUSION, noun. The process of extracting certain active properties (as a drug from a plant) by steeping or soaking (usually in water).
INFUSION, noun. (medicine) the passive introduction of a substance (a fluid or drug or electrolyte) into a vein or between tissues (as by gravitational force).
INFUSION, noun. The act of infusing or introducing a certain modifying element or quality; "the team's continued success is attributable to a steady infusion of new talent".

Wise words

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