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infusion

noun
     
in‧fu‧sion
1 [uncountable and countable] the act of putting a new feeling or quality into something
infusion of
Further education badly needs the infusion of more resources.
2 [uncountable and countable] medical the act of putting medicine slowly into someone's body, or the medicines themselves:
intravenous infusions of cardiac drugs
3 [countable]DFD a drink made with herbs in hot water that is usually taken as a medicine

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