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from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Same as hematothorax.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Med.) An effusion of blood into the cavity of the pleura.

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  • noun medicine A condition resulting from accumulation of blood in the pleural cavity.

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  • noun accumulation of blood in the pleural cavity (the space between the lungs and the walls of the chest)

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