Definition of cruor in English:
noun[mass noun] rare
Coagulated blood; gore.
- 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.
Mid 17th cent: Latin.
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