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hemorrhage

noun [C/U]  us   /ˈhem·ər·ɪdʒ/
a large flow of blood from a damaged blood vessel (= tube that carries blood around the body)

hemorrhage

verb [I]  us   /ˈhem·ər·ɪdʒ/
to lose a large amount of blood in a short time: The car accident caused him to hemorrhage internally. fig. The company was allowed to hemorrhage money (= lose a lot of money) for more than two years before the government closed it down.
Translations of “hemorrhage”
in Chinese (Traditional) 大出血…
in Russian кровотечение…
in Turkish ani kan kaybı, kanama, hemoraji…
in Chinese (Simplified) 大出血…
in Polish krwotok…
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