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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Bloodletting
  • n. Slaughter of an animal by cutting its throat and allowing it to bleed out, especially for the production of halal and kosher meat.
  • n. Excessive loss of blood due to hemorrhage.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Loss of blood; bloodlessness.


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  • In humans, exsanguination is a mode rather than a cause of death, and can be dramatically external, or entirely internal, depending on what brought about the bleeding in the first place.

    The Book is Dead ...

  • The famous pediatrician L. E. Holt writes that in the first four days of life, babies are extremely susceptible to hemorrhaging: “Hemorrhages at this time… are sometimes extensive; they may produce serious damage of internal organs, especially of the brain, and cause death from shock or exsanguination.”

    Modern Science in the Bible

  • We can add it to the Official Glossary of Procedural Terms containing all the words crime and medical shows have taught us: exsanguination, defenestration, contusion, hematoma, mass spectrometer, stippling, Sarcoidosis ….

    Alynda Wheat's Beat Cop: The Last Patrol | EW.com

  • How about "human-induced life-culminating event" or "facilitated involuntary exsanguination", or, for those with a more metaphysical bent: "sudden soul transference transaction"?

    Insight Scoop | The Ignatius Press Blog:

  • Bradford's McGill is a smart man, but well capable of violence, and the show doesn't shy away from depicting violence or the consequences of it -- there are no bloodless gunshot wounds in this one; rapid exsanguination seems mote the case.

    It's all about perception

  • The story was especially touching, considering that each victim had achieved a lifelong dream of winning a cheese-off trophy and ribbon, yet before they could fully savor their winnings, each had lost her life by unexplained exsanguination.

    Blood Lite II: Overbite

  • The dark pool around Danby's head suggested a general exsanguination thereafter.


  • When I die, I want to die from exsanguination due to my cock being eaten by a snagglepussy.


  • I'd be looking to get a 2nd medical opinion if any of the gunshots were not immediately fatal - but victims died much later from shock or exsanguination.

    "I am Jiverly Wong shooting the people."

  • #23@Trav: If the 2009 offense is anemic, the 2009 pitching staff suffers from exsanguination.

    Third Door on the Left/Patchwork Pitching Staff Blues


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