Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A person who is affected with hemophilia.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Somebody that is sexually attracted to blood; one who is afflicted with hemophilia.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. of, pertaining to, characteristic of, or afflicted with hemophilia; hemophilic.
  • n. A person afflicted with hemophilia; called also hemophile.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as hemophile.

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

  • n. someone who has hemophilia and is subject to uncontrollable bleeding

Etymologies

From hemo- + -philiac (Wiktionary)

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