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emigration

 [em″ĭ-gra´shun]
the escape of leukocytes through the walls of small blood vessels; diapedesis.

em·i·gra·tion

(em'i-grā'shŭn),
The passage of white blood cells through the endothelium and wall of small blood vessels.
[L. e-migro, pp. -atus, to emigrate]

emigration

/em·i·gra·tion/ (em″ĭ-gra´shun) diapedesis.
leukocyte emigration  the escape (diapedesis) of leukocytes through the walls of small blood vessels.

em·i·gra·tion

(em-i-grā'shŭn)
The passage of white blood cells through the endothelium and wall of small blood vessels.
[L. e-migro, pp. -atus, to emigrate]

emigration

the movement of animals away from a specific area. Compare IMMIGRATION.

em·i·gra·tion

(em-i-grā'shŭn)
The passage of white blood cells through the endothelium and wall of small blood vessels.
[L. e-migro, pp. -atus, to emigrate]

emigration,

n movement of erythrocytes or leukocytes through the walls of the vessels that carry them.

emigration

the escape of leukocytes through the walls of small blood vessels; diapedesis.
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