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- n. A heavy release of blood within or from a body.
- v. To bleed copiously.
- v. To lose (something) in copious and detrimental quantities.
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- n. the flow of blood from a ruptured blood vessel
From Latin haemorrhagia, from Ancient Greek αἱμορραγία ("a violent bleeding"), from αἱμορραγής ("bleeding violently"), from αἷμα (haima, "blood") + -ραγία, from ῥηγνύναι ("to break, burst"). (Wiktionary)