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hemophiliac

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adjective he·mo·phil·i·ac \ˌhē-mə-ˈfi-lē-ˌak\

Definition of hemophiliac

  1. :  of, resembling, or affected with a blood defect that is characterized by delayed clotting of the blood :  of, resembling, or affected with hemophilia

Origin and Etymology of hemophiliac

see hemophilia


First Known Use: 1896

Other Genetics Terms


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hemophiliac

noun he·mo·phil·i·ac

Definition of hemophiliac

  1. :  one affected with a blood defect that is characterized by delayed clotting of the blood :  one affected with hemophilia —called also bleeder

Origin and Etymology of hemophiliac

see hemophilia


First Known Use: 1897

Other Genetics Terms


HEMOPHILIAC Defined for English Language Learners


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hemophiliac

noun he·mo·phil·i·ac

Definition of hemophiliac for English Language Learners

  • : a person who has hemophilia


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hemophiliac

adjective he·mo·phil·i·ac
variants: or chiefly British

haemophiliac

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Medical Definition of hemophiliac

  1. :  of, resembling, or affected with hemophilia


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hemophiliac

noun he·mo·phil·i·ac
variants: or chiefly British

haemophiliac

Medical Definition of hemophiliac

  1. :  one affected with hemophilia—called also bleeder

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