coagulated blood, or the portion of the blood that forms the clot.

Origin of cruor

1650–60; < Latin: blood (that flows from a wound), gore; akin to crude Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Related Words for cruor

juice, clot, gore, hemoglobin, plasma, claret

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noun plural cruores (ˈkrʊɔːriːz)

med a blood clot
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