variant of :
denoting blood: haemophobia Also haemato-, (US) hemo-, (US) hema-, (US) hem-
Variant of hemo-.
/ˈhiːməˌkrəʊm; ˈhɛm-/ noun 1. a blood pigment, such as haemoglobin, that carries oxygen
/ˈhiːməˌsiːl/ noun 1. the body cavity of many invertebrates, including arthropods and molluscs, developed from part of the blood system
/ˌhiːməʊˈsaɪənɪn/ noun 1. a blue copper-containing respiratory pigment in crustaceans and molluscs that functions as haemoglobin
/ˌhiːməʊsaɪˈtɒmɪtə/ noun 1. (med) an apparatus for counting the number of cells in a quantity of blood, typically consisting of a graduated pipette for drawing and diluting the blood and a ruled glass slide on which the cells are counted under a microscope