adj. pertaining to diapedesis, pertaining to the passage of red blood cells into tissues via blood vessels

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • diapedetic — adjective see diapedesis * * * diapedetic / detˈik/ adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑diapedesis …   Useful english dictionary

  • diapedetic — See diapedesis. * * * …   Universalium

  • diapedetic — di·a·pe·det·ic …   English syllables

  • diapedesis — diapedetic /duy euh pi det ik/, adj. /duy euh pi dee sis/, n. Physiol. the passage of blood cells, esp. leukocytes, through the unruptured walls of the capillaries into the tissues. [1615 25; < NL < Gk diapédesis a leaping through, equiv. to… …   Universalium

  • diapedesis — The passage of blood, or any of its formed elements, through the intact walls of blood vessel s. SYN: migration (2). [G. dia, through, + pedesis, a leaping] * * * di·a·pe·de·sis .dī ə pə dē səs n, pl de·ses .sēz the passage of blood cells through …   Medical dictionary

  • diapedesis — [dī΄ə pə dē′sis] n. pl. diapedeses [dī΄ə pə dē′sēz΄] [ModL < Gr diapēdēsis, lit., a leaping through < dia , through + pēdan, to leap < IE base * pēd , FOOT] the migration of blood cells, esp. erythrocytes, through intact capillary walls… …   English World dictionary

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