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pro·fu·sion

(prō-fyū'zhŭn),
A score reflecting the number of visible lesions in a region on chest radiographs of individuals with pneumoconiosis. See: International Classification of Radiographs of the Pneumoconioses.
[L. profusio, a pouring forth, fr. profundo, to pour forth]
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6 Very red, painful eye, halos around bright lights, profuse watering of the eye, especially with contact lenses.
The authors studied electrolyte loss from profuse sweating in soccer-team players and evaluated the relationship between this source of iodine loss and iodine deficiency.
In general, low sodium levels in the bloodstream (medical term: hyponatremia, pronounced hypo-nuh-TREE-me-uh) may be linked to taking water pills, chronic diarrhea, kidney problems, or profuse sweating (medical term: hyperhidrosis).
Not only are they attractive, profuse long flowerers, they thrive in most soil conditions and are even shade and drought tolerant.
The move was welcomed by Weoley's Conservative councillor Peter Douglas Osborn, who said: "This is a major weapon in dealing with the profuse numbers of ugly adverts in the city, some of which make it look like an old Eastern Bloc capital.
PROFUSE embarrassment at Barnsley, where basic maths seems to cause major problems.
It would not disclose the nature of the complaints, but one of the complainants, Conservative Mid-Bedfordshire MP Nadine Dorries, described the show as a "production of profuse expletives".
One of the people who complained, Conservative Mid-Bedfordshire MP Nadine Dorries, described the show as a "production of profuse expletives".
Catherine Tate by comparison chose to try and make us laugh with profuse foul language, on Christmas Day, at a time when almost all children would still be up on what is for almost everyone, religious or not, a very special day of the year.
One of the complainants, Conservative MP Nadine Dorries, described the show as a "production of profuse expletives".
We are very lucky because we have a few acres of our own woodland which is profuse with bluebells.
Rhinoscopy of the left nasal chamber revealed a profuse, fetid discharge and a mass in the posterior portion of the nasal fossa.