haemorrhoid

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French emorroides, from Latin haemorrhoidae, from Ancient Greek: αἷμα (haîma, blood) in combination with ῥέω (rhéō, flow); akin to haemorrhage.

Noun[edit]

haemorrhoid (plural haemorrhoids)

  1. (British) Alternative spelling of hemorrhoid

Derived terms[edit]