from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Of, relating to, or affected by hemophilia.
- adj. Growing well in blood or in a culture containing blood. Used of certain bacteria.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Of or pertaining to hemophilia
- adj. Describing some bacteria that grow well in blood
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. of, pertaining to, characteristic of, or afflicted with hemophilia; hemophiliac.
- adj. Growing best in a medium containing blood, or in blood; -- of bacteria.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Having a tendency to spontaneous bleeding.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. relating to or having hemophilia
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There is another type of meningitis that is called hemophilic influenza
They think that they are going to achieve, as part of ... [pauses] at a certain point in the production process of the vaccine, they will achieve a certain capability to produce medicines against this illness, the hemophilic meningitis bacteria, medicines to fight it even before they have obtained a vaccine.
Carlos J. Finlay Institute is working on a vaccine against hemophilic influenzae meningitis.
D.VI., D. J.: Food accessory factors in bacterial culture with special reference to hemophilic bacilli I. J.
The lesson is, that boys who are bleeders may marry, because they will most likely _not_ transmit the disease; but girls who come from a hemophilic family, irrespective of whether they themselves are hemophilics or not, must not marry, because most likely they _will_ transmit the disease.
He also analyzes 50 genealogic trees of hemophilic families, and remarks that Nasse's law of transmission does not hold true.
There is no evidence that the woman was of hemophilic descent.
Mackenzie 15.196 reports an instance of hemophilic purpura of the retina, followed by death.
Kolster 15.189 has investigated hemophilia in women, and reports a case of bleeding in the daughter of a hemophilic woman.
Erichsen 15.195 cites an instance of extravasation of blood into the calf of the leg of an individual of hemophilic tendencies.