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Origin of hematic

First recorded in 1850–55; hemat- + -ic
Related formsnon·he·mat·ic, adjective, noun
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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.


    Augustus C. Hamlin

hematic in Medicine


  1. Of, relating to, resembling, containing, or acting on blood.
  1. hematinic
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