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phlebotomize

[ fluh-bot-uh-mahyz ]
/ fl蓹藞b蓲t 蓹藢ma瑟z /
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verb (used with object), phle路bot路o路mized, phle路bot路o路miz路ing.
to subject to phlebotomy; bleed.
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Also especially British, phle路bot路o路mise .

Origin of phlebotomize

First recorded in 1590鈥1600, phlebotomize is from the Middle French word phlebotomiser (compare Medieval Latin flebotomiz膩re). See phlebotomy, -ize

OTHER WORDS FROM phlebotomize

phle路bot路o路mi路za路tion, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for phlebotomize

phlebotomize

phlebotomise

/ (fl瑟藞b蓲t蓹藢ma瑟z) /

verb
(tr) surgery to perform phlebotomy on (a patient)
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition 漏 William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 漏 HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
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