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bloodvessel (plural bloodvessels)

  1. Alternative form of blood vessel
    • 1837, Alexander Watson, A medico-legal treatise on homicide by external violence, etc, page 54:
      But there can be very little doubt, I conceive, of a bloodvessel having burst in the head, which caused a gradual effusion of blood, and proved fatal; since in this case there was not time for inflammation causing fatal effusion to have taken place.