Exsanguinous
Exsanguinous \Ex*san"gui*nous\, a. See {Exsanguious}. [1913 Webster]

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  • exsanguinous — ex·san·gui·nous …   English syllables

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

  • Ex- — A prefix from the latin preposition, ex, akin to Gr. ex or ek signifying out of, out, proceeding from. Hence, in composition, it signifies out of, as, in exhale, exclude; off, from, or out, as in exscind; beyond, as, in excess, exceed, excel; and …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • exsanguination — /əksæŋgwəˈneɪʃən/ (say uhksanggwuh nayshuhn), /ɛk / (say ek ) noun 1. expulsion of blood from a part. 2. the state of being deprived of blood. {Latin exsanguinātus, past participle of exsanguināre drain blood from + ion} –exsanguinous… …   Australian English dictionary

  • cadaverous — [adj] pale, corpselike ashen, bag of bones, blanched, bloodless, consumptive, dead, deathlike, deathly, emaciated, exsanguinous, gaunt, ghastly, ghostly, haggard, pallid, peaked, peaky, sallow, shadowy, sick, skeletal, skeletonlike, skin and… …   New thesaurus

  • 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

  • exsanguinity — noun see exsanguine * * * exsanguinˈity noun • • • Main Entry: ↑exsanguinous * * * exsanguinity (ɛkssæŋˈgwɪnɪtɪ) [f. as prec. + ity.] The state of being without blood or the proper amount of it; …   Useful english dictionary

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