a terra-cotta pipe for conveying water from a drainage tile to a sewer or drain.
a person who bleeds abnormally because of low clotting rate; hemophiliac. a person or animal that bleeds easily, especially an athlete or racehorse. a person who draws blood from a sick person; phlebotomist. Slang. a person who drains another of money, resources, etc.; parasite or usurer. Metallurgy. an ingot or casting from which some metal […]
noun a nontechnical name for haemophilia
the act, fact, or process of losing blood or having blood flow. the act or process of drawing blood from a person, especially surgically; bloodletting. the extension of color beyond an edge or border, especially so as to combine with a contiguous color or to affect an adjacent area. sending forth blood: a bleeding sore. […]
the most advanced stage of a technology, art, etc., usually experimental and risky. noun the very forefront of technological development noun Word Origin