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infusion

in·fu·sion

infusion

 
 
pronunciation:
ihn fyu zhn
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: something added or introduced.
These new ideas were an infusion into their world that many people were not quick to embrace.
definition 2: the act, process, or result of infusing.
The hurricane victims benefited from an infusion of federal aid money.
definition 3: a liquid produced by infusing.
an infusion of tea
Word Parts
The word infusion contains the following part:
fus Latin root that means to pour