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infusion
used in Catch-22

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Definition
to add something to something else to make it better; or the thing added
  • The heady taste of success had infused him further with morality and fired him with ambition for loftier attainments.
    Chapter 12 — Bologna (29% in)
  • Like all the other officers at Group Headquarters except Major Danby, Colonel Cathcart was infused with the democratic spirit: he believed that all men were created equal, and he therefore spurned all men outside Group Headquarters with equal fervor.
    Chapter 6 — Hungry Joe (87% in)
  • She gazed at him with new approval when she stopped, the lush, responsive tissues of her dark face turning darker still and blooming somnolently with a swelling and beautifying infusion of blood.
    Chapter 16 — Luciana (61% in)

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