- of or relating to blood; hemic.
- acting on the blood, as a medicine.
Origin of hematic
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Related Words for hematicbloodstained, gory, grisly, crimson, wounded, gaping, open, raw, sanguine, sanguinary, ensanguined, hematic, hemic, unstopped, sanguineous
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Historical Examples of hematic
And when these hematic globules are lessened to a certain limit below the normal proportion death ensues.Martyria
Augustus C. Hamlin
- Of, relating to, resembling, containing, or acting on blood.
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