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View synonyms for phlebotomize

phlebotomize

[ fluh-bot-uh-mahyz ]

verb (used with object)

, phle·bot·o·mized, phle·bot·o·miz·ing.
  1. to subject to phlebotomy; bleed.


phlebotomize

/ flɪˈbɒtəˌmaɪz /

verb

  1. tr surgery to perform phlebotomy on (a patient)


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Other Words From

  • phle·boto·mi·zation noun
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Word History and Origins

Origin of phlebotomize1

First recorded in 1590–1600, phlebotomize is from the Middle French word phlebotomiser (compare Medieval Latin flebotomizāre ). See phlebotomy, -ize
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Example Sentences

And to think that all these agents heavily phlebotomize Uncle Sam's pockets to obtain such contemptible results!

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