bloodstream

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noun blood·stream \-ˌstrēm\

Definition of bloodstream

  1. 1 :  the flowing blood in a circulatory system

  2. 2 :  a mainstream of power or vitality <introduce into the economic bloodstream a large amount of money — Harper's>

Examples of bloodstream in a sentence

  1. The drug is now entering the bloodstream.

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First Known Use of bloodstream

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BLOODSTREAM Defined for English Language Learners

bloodstream

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noun blood·stream \-ˌstrēm\

Definition of bloodstream for English Language Learners

  • : the flow of blood that moves through the heart and body


BLOODSTREAM Defined for Kids

bloodstream

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noun blood·stream \ˈbləd-ˌstrēm\

Definition of bloodstream for Students

  1. :  the circulating blood in the body


Medical Dictionary

bloodstream

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noun blood·stream \-ˌstrēm\

Medical Definition of bloodstream

  1. :  the flowing blood in a circulatory system



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