corpus hemorrhagicum

noun
corpus he·mor·rhag·i·cum
variants: or chiefly British corpus haemorrhagicum \-ˌhem-ə-ˈraj-i-kəm \

Medical Definition of corpus hemorrhagicum 

: a ruptured graafian follicle containing a blood clot that is absorbed as the cells lining the follicle form the corpus luteum

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