bloodstain
noun Date: 1820 a discoloration caused by blood

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • bloodstain — noun A spot or area that has been discoloured by having absorbed blood …   Wiktionary

  • bloodstain — blood·stain .stān n a discoloration caused by blood …   Medical dictionary

  • bloodstain — Synonyms and related words: bloody, blot, blotch, blur, brand, dab, daub, ensanguine, eyesore, fleck, flick, flyspeck, macula, maculation, macule, mark, patch, smear, smirch, smouch, smudge, smut, smutch, spatter, speck, speckle, splash, splatter …   Moby Thesaurus

  • bloodstain — (Roget s Thesaurus II) verb To cover with blood: bloody, ensanguine, imbrue. See BLOOD …   English dictionary for students

  • bloodstain — blood|stain [ˈblʌdsteın] n a mark or spot of blood >bloodstained adj ▪ a bloodstained handkerchief …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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