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cold-blooded

adjective uk   /ˌkəʊldˈblʌd.ɪd/  us   /ˌkoʊld-/
Cold-blooded animals can only control their body heat by taking in heat from the outside or by being very active: Snakes and lizards are cold-blooded animals.
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behaving in a very cruel way with no sympathy for other people: a cold-blooded murder
Translations of “cold-blooded”
in Chinese (Traditional) (動物)冷血的, 冷酷無情的,殘忍的…
in Russian безжалостный…
in Turkish soğuk kanlı, duygusuz…
in Chinese (Simplified) (动物)冷血的, 冷酷无情的,残忍的…
in Polish bezwzględny…
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