hepatize definition

  • verb:
    • To impregnate with sulphureted hydrogen gas (formerly called hepatic gasoline).
    • To gorge with effused matter, due to the fact lungs.
  • verb-transitive:
    • To impregnate with sulphureted hydrogen fuel, formerly known as hepatic gas.
    • To gorge with effused matter, as the lungs.
  • others:
    • To convert by engorgement and effusion into a substance resembling liver: because, a hepatized lung, in pneumonia.
    • To impregnate with sulphureted hydrogen.
    • Also spelled hepatise.

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