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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR BLOODLESSNESS

She is easily discouraged because anemia or bloodlessness fails to supply the oxygen necessary to a fight.

The cause of this bloodlessness of the fatty liver is to be sought in the pressure exerted by the growing fat-cells.

It is difficult to reconcile any idea of bloodlessness with the bounding vitality of his younger body and mind.

He disliked the thinness and bloodlessness of a literary art that substituted reasoning for inspiration.

The sword might have been a lady's riding-whip, for its bloodlessness, from the stinging cuts he inflicted.

Squeeze a finger-nail, and if no blood appears beneath it, safura is the cause of the bloodlessness.

WORD ORIGIN

Old English blodleas; see blood (n.) + -less. The figurative sense in Middle English was "powerless." Related: Bloodlessly.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR BLOODLESSNESS

anemia

nounblood deficiency
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