filopressure fi·lo·pres·sure (fī’lō-prěsh’ər)
Temporary pressure on a blood vessel by a ligature.
[fahy-lohs] /ˈfaɪ loʊs/ adjective 1. . 2. ending in a process. /ˈfaɪləʊs; -ləʊz/ adjective 1. (biology) resembling or possessing a thread or threadlike process: filose pseudopodia
/ˌfɪləʊˈsɛl/ noun 1. soft silk thread, used esp for embroidery
[fi-loh-suh s] /fɪˈloʊ səs/ adjective, Meteorology. 1. .
[fil-uh-vahy-ruh s, fahy-luh‐] /ˈfɪl əˈvaɪ rəs, ˈfaɪ lə‐/ noun, plural filoviruses. 1. any of several filamentous, single-stranded RNA viruses of the family Filoviridae, defined by their unique appearance and reproductive strategies, as the Ebola and Marburg viruses. /ˈfaɪləʊˌvaɪrəs/ noun 1. any member of a family of viruses that includes the agents responsible for Ebola virus […]