Haemo-



Chiefly British.
1.
variant of :
haemoglobin.
combining form
1.
denoting blood: haemophobia Also haemato-, (US) hemo-, (US) hema-, (US) hem-

haemo- pref.
Variant of hemo-.

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    /ˈhiːməˌkrəʊm; ˈhɛm-/ noun 1. a blood pigment, such as haemoglobin, that carries oxygen

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