[ek-struh-vaj-uh-nl] /ˌɛk strəˈvædʒ ə nl/
Botany. developing outside the sheath, as the young shoots of certain grasses.
Anatomy. located outside the vagina.
[ik-strav-uh-seyt] /ɪkˈstræv əˌseɪt/ verb (used with object), extravasated, extravasating. 1. Pathology. to force out from the proper vessels, as blood, especially so as to diffuse through the surrounding tissues. 2. Geology. to pour forth, as lava, from a subterranean source in a molten state. verb (used without object), extravasated, extravasating. 3. Pathology. to be extravasated, […]
[ik-strav-uh-sey-shuh n] /ɪkˌstræv əˈseɪ ʃən/ noun 1. the act of . 2. the matter . /ɪkˌstrævəˈseɪʃən/ noun 1. the escape of blood or lymph from their proper vessels into surrounding tissues Compare intravasation n. 1670s, from Latin extra “outside” (see extra-) + form derived from vas “vessel.” Related: Extravasate (1660s).
[ek-struh-vas-kyuh-ler] /ˌɛk strəˈvæs kyə lər/ adjective, Anatomy. 1. situated outside a blood vessel or vessels. /ˌɛkstrəˈvæskjʊlə/ adjective 1. (anatomy) situated or occurring outside a lymph or blood vessel extravascular ex·tra·vas·cu·lar (ěk’strə-vās’kyə-lər) adj.
- Extracting forceps
extracting forceps n. See dental forceps.