apostaxis

[ăp′ə-stăksĭs]

n.

Slight bleeding; bleeding by drops.

Nearby words

  1. aposiopesis,
  2. apospory,
  3. apostasy,
  4. apostate,
  5. apostatize,
  6. aposthia,
  7. apostil,
  8. apostilb,
  9. apostille,
  10. apostle


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