blood·​mo·​bile | \ ˈbləd-mō-ˌbēl How to pronounce bloodmobile (audio) \

Definition of bloodmobile

: an automotive vehicle staffed and equipped for collecting blood from donors

Examples of bloodmobile in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web To schedule and appointment or find a bloodmobile in your area, click here or call 1-800-795-2707. Howard Koplowitz |, al, "Blood donors sought in Birmingham, Tuscaloosa as supply reaches ‘critical’ levels," 23 Mar. 2021 Father and son were at a nearby mall when David noticed a blue-and-white bloodmobile in the parking lot. Sydney Trent, Washington Post, "This interracial couple got engaged in Obama’s America. Then Trump took office.," 20 Oct. 2020 SOLANA BEACH Blood donors can give at library bloodmobileThe American Red Cross Bloodmobile will be at the Solana Beach Library, 157 Stevens Ave., from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. Laura Groch,, "North County Community News, June 8," 8 June 2018 Then on Tuesday, the city will host a Unity Blood Drive for OneBlood in front of City Hall, 510 N. Baker St. Two large bloodmobiles will be parked between City Hall and Donnelly Park. Jerry Fallstrom,, "Mount Dora marks Pulse anniversary with showing of documentary about Pulse survivors, blood drive," 6 June 2018 A Red Cross bloodmobile will be taking donations 3:30-7:30 pm. Carol Kovach,, "Westlake Porter Public Library's STEAM Week offers programs for all ages: West Shore Chatter," 18 July 2017 Porter Public Library will host a bloodmobile 1-7 p.m. on July 24 at the library, 27333 Center Ridge Road. Carol Kovach,, "Westlake Porter Public Library's STEAM Week offers programs for all ages: West Shore Chatter," 18 July 2017 But using a bloodmobile is much less expensive, and makes for a happier donor dog. Teri Sforza, Orange County Register, "Inhumane or saving lives? Why dog blood banks are being criticized," 25 Jan. 2017

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First Known Use of bloodmobile

1942, in the meaning defined above

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29 Mar 2021

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“Bloodmobile.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 Apr. 2021.

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blood·​mo·​bile | \ -mō-ˌbēl How to pronounce bloodmobile (audio) \

Medical Definition of bloodmobile

: a motor vehicle staffed and equipped for collecting blood from donors

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