Exsanguine
Exsanguine Ex*san"guine, a. Bloodless. [R.] [1913 Webster]

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  • exsanguine — [eks saŋ′gwin] adj. [ EX 1 + L sanguis (gen. sanguinis), blood] bloodless; anemic …   English World dictionary

  • exsanguine — exsanguinity, n. /eks sang gwin/, adj. anemic; bloodless. [1640 50; < L exsangu(is) bloodless (see EX 1, SANGUINE) + INE1] * * * …   Universalium

  • exsanguine — adjective Lacking blood; anemic …   Wiktionary

  • exsanguine — Deprived of blood. SYN: exsanguinate (2). * * * ex·san·guine ek(s) saŋ gwən adj BLOODLESS, ANEMIC ex·san·guin·i·ty .ek(s) .saŋ gwin ət ē, .san n …   Medical dictionary

  • exsanguine — adj. anemic, lacking blood …   English contemporary dictionary

  • exsanguine — ex·san·guine …   English syllables

  • exsanguine — /əkˈsæŋgwən/ (say uhk sanggwuhn), /ɛk / (say ek ) adjective → anaemic …   Australian English dictionary

  • exsanguine —   a. lacking blood.    ♦ exsanguinate, v.t. drain blood from.    ♦ exsanguineous, exsanguinious,    ♦ exsanguinous, a …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • exsanguine — adjective destitute of blood or apparently so the bloodless carcass of my Hector sold John Dryden • Syn: ↑bloodless, ↑exsanguinous • Similar to: ↑dead …   Useful english dictionary

  • exsanguinate — 1. To remove or withdraw the circulating blood; to make bloodless. 2. SYN: exsanguine. [L. ex, out, + sanguis ( guin), blood] * * * ex·san·gui·nate (ek sangґwĭ nāt) [ex + L. sanguis blood] 1. to deprive of blood. 2. bloodless (def. 1) …   Medical dictionary

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