Definition of hemorrhagic in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌheməˈrajik/
(British haemorrhagic)


Accompanied by or produced by hemorrhage: a viral hemorrhagic fever hemorrhagic colitis
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  • Women are also at a higher risk for hemorrhagic stroke after thrombolytic therapy than men.
  • In the case of an outbreak of a viral hemorrhagic fever, infected people should be quarantined.
  • Yellow fever is a viral hemorrhagic fever syndrome spread by mosquitoes in parts of South America and Africa; it has urban and rural forms.

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Syllabification: hem·or·rhag·ic

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