Rh-positive

adjective Rh-pos·i·tive \ ˌär-ˌāch-ˈpä-zə-tiv , -ˈpäz-tiv \

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1941

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Rh-positive

Definition of Rh-positive for English Language Learners

  • medical : having Rh factor in the blood


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Rh-positive

adjective Rh-pos·i·tive \ ˌär-ˌāch-ˈpäz-ət-iv, -ˈpäz-tiv \

medical Definition of Rh-positive

: containing Rh factor in the red blood cells

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