from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. One who practices phlebotomy.
- n. One who draws blood for analysis or transfusion.
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- n. A practitioner of phlebotomy
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. One who practiced phlebotomy.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One who practises phlebotomy; a blood-letter.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. someone who practices phlebotomy
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A phlebotomist is someone trained to draw blood, not a lobotomist.
Eddie Ruiz, the phlebotomist is brought in because Bowles is known as a "hard stick" or someone with veins that are difficult to draw from.
Ola Ajayi, a phlebotomist (ooh, 'phlebotomist' - imagine that on a triple-word square) is from Nigeria, where the best players go to training camps before major championships.
A phlebotomist is the person who takes your blood sample when you visit the doctor.
Also, there is a really nice turn by Mary Lynn Rajskub as a lesbian phlebotomist, which is nice, because, outside of the
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Then a 'phlebotomist' collects blood and places an intravenous support line through which to give him a drip to support his circulation.
I think I will take some tofu for the phlebotomist ….
The humming phlebotomist stuck me again, and this time I started to bleed properly into the plastic tubing.
Shine was continuing to live off wife Chris's salary from her job as a phlebotomist as well as his unemployment check.