clotted blood

clotted blood
clumped blood cells, blood cells which have stuck together

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Blood-boltered — Blood bol tered, a. [Blood + Prov. E. bolter to mat in tufts. Cf. {Balter}.] Having the hair matted with clotted blood. [Obs. & R.] [1913 Webster] The blood boltered Banquo smiles upon me. Shak. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • blood — bloodlike, adj. /blud/, n. 1. the fluid that circulates in the principal vascular system of human beings and other vertebrates, in humans consisting of plasma in which the red blood cells, white blood cells, and platelets are suspended. 2. the… …   Universalium

  • clotted — adjective thickened or coalesced in soft thick lumps (such as clogs or clots) (Freq. 1) clotted blood seeds clogged together • Syn: ↑clogged • Similar to: ↑thick …   Useful english dictionary

  • blood-boltered — bloodˈ boltered adjective Clotted or matted with blood • • • Main Entry: ↑blood …   Useful english dictionary

  • blood — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ cold, hot, warm ▪ clotted, congealed, dried ▪ fresh ▪ arterial …   Collocations dictionary

  • clotted, clotting — verb (I, T) if blood or milk clots or if something clots it, it becomes thicker and more solid as it dries see also: clotted cream 2 noun (C) 1 a thick almost solid mass formed when blood or milk dries 2 BrE informal a stupid person: What did you …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • Blood plasma — Plasma Plas ma, n. [See {Plasm}.] 1. (Min.) A variety of quartz, of a color between grass green and leek green, which is found associated with common chalcedony. It was much esteemed by the ancients for making engraved ornaments. [1913 Webster] 2 …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • clotted — adj. Clotted is used with these nouns: ↑blood, ↑cream …   Collocations dictionary

  • clotted — adj. congealed, coagulated klÉ’t n. lump; coagulated mass of blood; fool (Slang) v. form into a lump, coagulate …   English contemporary dictionary

  • serum — blood serum; n. the fluid that separates from clotted blood or blood plasma that is allowed to stand. Serum is essentially similar in composition to plasma but lacks fibrinogen and other substances that are used in the coagulation process …   The new mediacal dictionary

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