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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The process of oozing out; A substance that oozes out from plant pores.

Usage examples (36)
  • The alimentary discharge becomes mixed with a sero-mucous exudation, which is followed by a certain amount of suppurative matter.
  • Higher CO2 concentrations tend to intensify root exudation, which is the main source of available carbon for soil and rhizosphere bacteria.
  • The peritoneum was rough, and coated with the same exudation.
  • This extreme vascularity, of course, favours abundant exudation. for more
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