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hemorrhage

Pronunciation: /ˈhemərɪdʒ/
, (British English/inglés británico) haemorrhage

Translation of hemorrhage in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • 1.1 (loss of blood) hemorragia (feminine) a brain hemorrhage una hemorragia cerebral 1.2 (loss) fuga (feminine) masiva a staff hemorrhage una deserción masiva de personal
    Example sentences
    • The US industry has had a dramatic collapse in confidence and performance resulting in a haemorrhage of jobs, but the greatest impact of this has been on the US market.
    • Focal hemorrhage and loss of architectural integrity were apparent.
    • So perhaps this is just what our comprehensives need, an effective way to staunch the haemorrhage of middle-class children from the state sector while generally improving standards for everyone.

intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo

  • 1.1 [patient] tener* or [formal] sufrir una hemorragia; [wound/blood vessel] sangrar mucho 1.2 [economy] desangrarse

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