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profuse
used in Gifted Hands

4 uses
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Definition
abundant (a lot of something)
  • It began to bleed profusely.
    p. 184.1
  • I'd calmed down by then and apologized profusely.
    p. 51.9
  • The large veins along the base of her brain bled profusely as I searched for the plane, the delicate line separating brain and vessels.
    p. 146.4
  • Once we restarted the infants' hearts, we hit our second big obstacle, profuse bleeding from all the tiny blood vessels in the brain that had been severed during surgery.
    p. 201.4

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