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Definition of phlebotomy adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

phlebotomy

 adjectivenoun
adjective
NAmE//fləˈbɑt̮əmi//
 
noun [countable, uncountable] (pl. phlebotomies) (medical)
 
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the opening of a vein in order to remove blood or put another liquid in
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