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antihemorrhagic

 [an″te-, an″ti-hem″o-raj´ik]
1. preventing or stopping hemorrhage.
2. an agent that so acts.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

an·ti·hem·or·rhag·ic

(an'tē-hem-ō-rāj'ik),
Arresting hemorrhage.
Synonym(s): hemostatic (2)
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an·ti·hem·or·rhag·ic

(an'tē-hem-ō-raj'ik)
Arresting hemorrhage.
Synonym(s): hemostatic (2) , antihaemorrhagic.
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