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haematoma

noun [C] uk UK specialized ( US hematoma)   /hiː.məˈtəʊ.mə/ us    /ˌhiː.məˈtoʊ.mə/
a thick mass of blood anywhere in the body resulting from an injury or blood disorder: Bruises are haematomas.
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