Chiefly British.

variant of hemo-: haemoglobin.
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British Dictionary definitions for haemo-


haema- or before a vowel haem-

combining form

denoting bloodhaemophobia Also: haemato-, (US) hemo-, (US) hema-, (US) hem-

Word Origin for haemo-

from Greek haima blood
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Medicine definitions for haemo-



Variant ofhemo-
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