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phlebotomist

[ fluh-bot-uh-mist ]
/ fləˈbɒt ə mɪst /
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noun Surgery.

a specialist in phlebotomy.
a nurse or other health worker trained in drawing venous blood for testing or donation.

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Origin of phlebotomist

First recorded in 1650–60; phlebotom(y) + -ist
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Medical definitions for phlebotomist

phlebotomist
[ flĭ-bŏtə-mĭst ]

n.

One who practices phlebotomy.
One who draws blood for analysis or transfusion.
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