- To pour (something) out of one vessel into another. (verb-transitive)
- To cause to be instilled or imparted: transfused a love of learning to her children. (verb-transitive)
- To diffuse through; permeate: a glade that was transfused with sunlight. (verb-transitive)
- Medicine To administer a transfusion of or to. (verb-transitive)
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