hemorrhage

[ hem-er-ij, hem-rij ]SEE DEFINITION OF hemorrhage

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The worst, according to Pete Hamilton, was sudden death of a hemorrhage.

It was the hemorrhage coming, the near end which Ferrand had been dreading.

The hemorrhage had been brought on by Frederick's description of her child.

His wife was with him, and a surgeon, who had found the ball but could not stop the hemorrhage.

It wasn't like a story at all: it was like—like a hemorrhage.

Immediately the hemorrhage stopped, and she knew that she was cured of her disease.

In that one hemorrhage occurred at the time of the operation.

A hemorrhage from the nose may occur at any time from birth on.

If the hemorrhage is from an artery the blood is bright red.

The hemorrhage was, however, checked, but he died soon after.

WORD ORIGIN

c.1400, emorosogie (modern form by 17c.), from Latin haemorrhagia, from Greek haimorrhagia, from haimorrhages "bleeding violently," from haima "blood" (see -emia) + rhage "a breaking," from rhegnynai "to break, burst." Related: Hemorrhagic.

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