Meaning of “haematoma” in the English Dictionary

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"haematoma" in British English

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haematomanoun [ C ]

UK specialized US hematoma uk /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.

(Definition of “haematoma” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)