exsanguination

noun ex·san·gui·na·tion \ (ˌ)ek(s)-ˌsaŋ-gwə-ˈnā-shən \

Definition of exsanguination

: the action or process of draining or losing blood

exsanguinate

play \ek(s)-ˈsaŋ-gwə-ˌnāt\ transitive verb

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Origin and Etymology of exsanguination

Latin exsanguinatus drained of blood, from ex- + sanguin-, sanguis blood


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exsanguination

noun ex·san·gui·na·tion \ (ˌ)ek(s)-ˌsaŋ-gwə-ˈnā-shən \

medical Definition of exsanguination

: the action or process of draining or losing blood

exsanguinate

play \ek(s)-ˈsaŋ-gwə-ˌnāt\ transitive verb exsanguinated; exsanguinating

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