[ fluh-bot-uh-mist ]
/ fləˈbɒt ə mɪst /

noun Surgery.

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

Origin of phlebotomist

First recorded in 1650–60; phlebotom(y) + -ist Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

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Medical definitions for phlebotomist

[ flĭ-bŏtə-mĭst ]


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