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 for Transfused
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Transfuse \Trans*fuse"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Transfused; p.
     pr. & vb. n. Transfusing.] [L. transfusus, p. p. of
     transfundere: cf. F. transfuser. See Transfund.]
     1. To pour, as liquid, out of one vessel into another; to
        transfer by pouring.
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     2. (Med.) To transfer, as blood, from the veins or arteries
        of one man or animal to those of another.
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     3. To cause to pass from to another; to cause to be instilled
        or imbibed; as, to transfuse a spirit of patriotism into a
        man; to transfuse a love of letters.
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              Into thee such virtue and grace
              Immense I have transfused.            --Milton.
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