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(in-fil′trāt″, in′fil- )

[¹in- + L. filtrare, to strain through]

1. To pass into or through a substance or a space.
2. The material that has infiltrated.
3. A shadow seen on a chest x-ray and assumed to represent blood, pus, or other body fluids in the lung.

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TY - ELEC T1 - infiltrate ID - 730750 ED - Venes,Donald, BT - Taber's Medical Dictionary UR - https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/730750/all/infiltrate PB - F.A. Davis Company ET - 23 DB - Nursing Central DP - Unbound Medicine ER -