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

  • adj. Producing blood.
  • adj. Originating in or spread by the blood.

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  • adj. Alternative spelling of haematogenous.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Arising in or from the blood.
  • Relating to the formation of blood; derived from blood.


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