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cruor

[ kroo-awr ]
/ ˈkru ɔr /
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noun
coagulated blood, or the portion of the blood that forms the clot.
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Origin of cruor

1650–60; <Latin: blood (that flows from a wound), gore; akin to crude
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British Dictionary definitions for cruor

cruor
/ (ˈkrʊɔː) /

noun plural cruores (ˈkrʊɔːriːz)
med a blood clot
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