from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To perform a phlebotomy on; bleed.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To perform a phlebotomy on (a vein): to open (a vein) to withdraw or let blood.
- v. To perform a phlebotomy on (a person): to open a vein of (a person) to withdraw or let blood.
- v. To perform a phlebotomy; to open a vein to withdraw or let blood.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To let blood from by opening a vein; to bleed.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To let blood from; bleed by opening a vein. Also spelled phlebotomise.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. draw blood
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