blood transfusion


noun

the injection of blood from one person or animal into the bloodstream of another.

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Origin of blood transfusion

First recorded in 1875–80
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Example sentences from the Web for blood transfusion

  • This blood-transfusion occurs in nature in the "Free-Martin" cattle.

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