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  • n. bacteremia

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The presence of bacteria in the blood; same as bacteremia.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Presence of bacteria in the blood.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. transient presence of bacteria (or other microorganisms) in the blood

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Examples

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