from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun One who practises phlebotomy; a blood-letter.

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

  • noun (Med.) One who practiced phlebotomy.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A practitioner of phlebotomy

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun someone who practices phlebotomy


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