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haemorrhagenoun [C or U]

UK US hemorrhage uk   /ˈhem.ər.ɪdʒ/ us   /ˈhem.ɚ.ɪdʒ/

haemorrhageverb

UK US hemorrhage uk   /ˈhem.ər.ɪdʒ/ us   /ˈhem.ɚ.ɪdʒ/
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haemorrhageverb [I or T]

uk   /ˈhemərɪdʒ/ us   UK US hemorrhage
to lose a large amount of money or large numbers of customers, jobs, etc.: The leisure and hospitality industry hemorrhaged 10,000 jobs and the manufacturing sector lost 6,000. to haemorrhage cash/staff/customers
haemorrhage red ink
to lose a lot of money in a short period of time: Buffeted by Japanese and Korean competition, U.S. carmakers hemorrhage red ink like stuck pigs.

haemorrhagenoun [C, usually singular]

uk   /ˈhemərɪdʒ/ us  
the loss of a large amount of money or large numbers of customers, jobs, etc.: the haemorrage of sth The pay-per-view service is worried about the haemorrage of viewers to its competitors.
(Definition of haemorrhage from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “haemorrhage”
in Spanish hemorragia…
in Vietnamese sự xuất huyết…
in Malaysian perdarahan…
in Thai การตกเลือด…
in French hémorragie…
in German der Blutsturz…
in Chinese (Simplified) 大出血, 突然的损失, 巨大损失…
in Turkish yoğun kan kaybı…
in Russian кровотечение…
in Indonesian pendarahan…
in Chinese (Traditional) 大出血, 突然的損失, 巨大損失…
in Polish krwotok…
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