What does the word extravasation mean?

Usage examples for extravasation

  1. The extravasation in the axilla is usually greater than that accompanying a simple dislocation, and the pain and shock are more severe. – Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition. by Alexander Miles Alexis Thomson
  2. For a few moments she remained hanging, although left free; then she released herself, fell and fled, leaving two tiny wounds, a sixth of an inch apart, red, but hardly bleeding, with a slight extravasation round the edge and resembling the wounds produced by a large pin. – More Hunting Wasps by J. Henri Fabre

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