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cruor

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Pronunciation: /ˈkruːɔː
 
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Definition of cruor in English:

noun

[mass noun] rare
Coagulated blood; gore.
Example sentences
  • The cruor, or red portion of the blood, has been found, on submitting it to a microscope, to be composed of globules.
  • The cruor communicates a red tinge to the water, which should be changed every day.
  • By the removal of the cruor the lymph becomes gradually paler.

Origin

mid 17th cent: Latin.

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