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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