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bloodless

adjective uk   /ˈblʌd.ləs/ us  

bloodless adjective (NOT VIOLENT)

A bloodless military operation involves no deaths: The rebel soldiers seized power in a bloodless coup.

bloodless adjective (PALE)

used to describe a face or skin that is extremely pale: His face was thin and bloodless.

bloodless adjective (NO EMOTION)

without emotion
(Definition of bloodless from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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