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new bloodnoun [U]

uk   us  
people with a lot of ​energy or ​freshideas who are ​brought into an ​organization in ​order to ​improve it: The new ​blood in the ​team should ​improveourchances of ​victory in next week's ​game.
(Definition of new blood from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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new bloodnoun [U]

 us   /ˈnu ˈblʌd/
people who have just ​startedworking or ​livingsomewhere who are ​energetic, ​enthusiastic, and often, ​young: The new ​bossbrought in some new blood.
(Definition of new blood from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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