1. (n.) The fluid which circulates in the principal vascular system of animals, carrying nourishment to all parts of the body, and bringing away waste products to be excreted. See under Arterial.

2. (n.) Relationship by descent from a common ancestor; consanguinity; kinship.

3. (n.) Descent; lineage; especially, honorable birth; the highest royal lineage.

4. (n.) Descent from parents of recognized breed; excellence or purity of breed.

5. (n.) The fleshy nature of man.

6. (n.) The shedding of blood; the taking of life, murder; manslaughter; destruction.

7. (n.) A bloodthirsty or murderous disposition.

8. (n.) Temper of mind; disposition; state of the passions; -- as if the blood were the seat of emotions.

9. (n.) A man of fire or spirit; a fiery spark; a gay, showy man; a rake.

10. (n.) The juice of anything, especially if red.

11. (v. t.) To bleed.

12. (v. t.) To stain, smear or wet, with blood.

13. (v. t.) To give (hounds or soldiers) a first taste or sight of blood, as in hunting or war.

14. (v. t.) To heat the blood of; to exasperate.

Beau Brummel Christmas disease Hand-Schuller-Christian disease Letterer-Siwe syndrome Rh factor Rh-negative Rh-positive Rh-type Rhesus factor acute leukemia affiliation agnate agnation alliance ancestry anemia angiohemophilia anima animal kingdom animating force antibody antigen aplastic anemia apparentation aristocracy aristocraticalness arterial blood atman bane bathmism beating heart beau beverage biological clock biorhythm birth blade blood bank blood cell blood count blood donor blood donor center blood group blood grouping blood picture blood platelet blood pressure blood relation blood relationship blood relative blood serum blood substitute bloodletting bloodline bloodmobile bloodshed bloodstream blue blood boulevardier bracket braining branch brand breath breath of life breed brood brotherhood brothership buck cast caste category character chronic leukemia circulation clan clansman claret class clinical dextran clotheshorse cognate cognation collateral collateral relative color common ancestry common descent connection connections consanguinean consanguinity cousinhood cousinship coxcomb cyclic neutropenia dandy dealing death deme denomination derivation descent description designation destruction destruction of life dextran direct line dispatch distaff side distant relation distinction divine breath divine spark division drink dude elan vital enate enation erythrocyte erythrocytosis essence of life estate euthanasia execution exquisite extermination extraction family fashion plate fatherhood feather female line filiation fine gentleman flesh flesh and blood flow of blood fluid fluid extract fluid mechanics folk folks fop force of life form foul play fraternity fribble gallant genre gens genteelness genus german globulin gore grade grain group grouping growth force grume head heading heart heartbeat heartblood hematics hematologist hematology hematoscope hematoscopy hemocyte hemoglobin hemoglobinopathy hemometer hemophilia hemophilia A hemophilia B homicide honorable descent house humor hydraulics hydrogeology hypochromic anemia ichor ilk immolation impulse of life infectious granuloma inspiriting force iron deficiency anemia isoantibody jack-a-dandy jackanapes jiva jivatma juice kidney kill killing kin kind kindred kinfolk kinnery kinsfolk kinship kinsman kinsmen kinswoman kith and kin label lady-killer lapidation latex leukemia leukemic reticuloendotheliosis leukocyte level life breath life cycle life essence life force life principle life process lifeblood line line of descent lineage liquid liquid extract liquor living force lot lounge lizard macaroni macrocytic anemia make male line man-about-town manner manslaughter mark martyrdom martyrization masher maternity matriclan matrilineage


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