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English definition of “hemorrhage”

hemorrhage

noun [C, U]     /ˈhemərɪdʒ/
US spelling of haemorrhage (= a medical problem in which someone suddenly loses a lot of blood from a part of their body) Disorders and diseases of the heart and blood
(Definition of hemorrhage noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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