haemophile


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Related to haemophile: hemophiliac

haemophile

(ˈhiːməʊˌfaɪl; ˈhɛm-) or

hemophile

n
1. (Pathology) another name for haemophiliac
2. (Pathology) a haemophilic bacterium

hemophile, haemophile

a bacterium that grows well in the presence of hemoglobin. — hemophilic, adj.
See also: Bacteria
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.haemophile - someone who has hemophilia and is subject to uncontrollable bleedinghaemophile - someone who has hemophilia and is subject to uncontrollable bleeding
diseased person, sick person, sufferer - a person suffering from an illness