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a condition of the blood, particularly associated with Hughes syndrome, in which antibodies tend to adhere to platelets and glue them together, leading to an increased likelihood of clotting
THINGAMABOB OR THINGUMMY: CAN YOU DISTINGUISH BETWEEN THE US AND UK TERMS IN THIS QUIZ?
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In the UK, COTTON CANDY is more commonly known as…
Words nearby sticky blood
stickweed, stick with, stickwork, sticky, stickybeak, sticky blood, sticky end, sticky-fingered, sticky fingers, Sticky Note, sticky rice
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How to use sticky blood in a sentence
That was cold, and I was covered in sticky blood in winter in England, on a castle wall.Life After Deaths: Sean Bean on 'Game of Thrones' Paternity and 'Legends'|Jason Lynch|August 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Then its not for me to reach out of it and stain my good fingers with unpleasant sticky blood.I, Mary MacLane|Mary MacLane
He had alighted directly in a pool of dark, thick, sticky blood!The Frontier Angel|Edward S. Ellis
Alan steadied his knife hand before him, unmindful of the sticky blood.Someone Comes to Town, Someone Leaves Town|Cory Doctorow
To force this amount of the sticky blood through the tiny capillaries evidently requires very considerable force.Physiology|Ernest G. Martin