- the injection of blood from one person or animal into the bloodstream of another.
Origin of blood transfusion
First recorded in 1875–80
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This blood-transfusion occurs in nature in the "Free-Martin" cattle.Taboo and Genetics
Melvin Moses Knight, Iva Lowther Peters, and Phyllis Mary Blanchard