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hemorrhage

noun hem·or·rhage

Medical Definition of hemorrhage

  1. :  a copious discharge of blood from the blood vessels

hemorrhagic or chiefly British haemorrhagic \ˌhem-ə-ˈraj-ik\play adjective


Variants of hemorrhage

or chiefly British haemorrhage \ˈhem-(ə-)rij\play

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hemorrhage

intransitive verb hem·or·rhage

Medical Definition of hemorrhage

hemorrhaged; hemorrhaging

  1. :  to undergo heavy or uncontrollable bleeding



Variants of hemorrhage

or chiefly British haemorrhage


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