Pronunciation: (trans-fyOOz'), [key]
—v.t., -fused, -fus•ing.
1. to transfer or pass from one to another; transmit; instill: to transfuse a love of literature to one's students.
2. to diffuse into or through; permeate; infuse.
a. to transfer (blood) into the veins or arteries of a person or animal.
b. to inject, as a saline solution, into a blood vessel.
4. Archaic.to pour from one container into another.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.