Definition of

Hemorrhage

  1. (noun, state) the flow of blood from a ruptured blood vessel
  2. (verb, body) lose blood from one's body

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Synonyms of Hemorrhage

bleed, bleeding, haemorrhage, shed blood

Origin of the word Hemorrhage

  1. c.1400, emorosogie, from L. h?morrhagia, from Gk. haimorrhagia, from haima "blood" (see -emia) + rhage "a breaking," from rhegnynai "to break, burst." more

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