bloodstain


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blood·stain

 (blŭd′stān′)
n.
A stain caused by blood.
tr.v. blood·stained, blood·stain·ing, blood·stains
To stain with blood.

[V., back-formation from bloodstained.]

bloodstain

(ˈblʌdˌsteɪn)
n
a dark discoloration caused by blood, esp dried blood

blood•stain

(ˈblʌdˌsteɪn)

n.
a spot or stain made by blood.
[1810–20]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bloodstain - a discoloration caused by blood
discoloration, discolouration, stain - a soiled or discolored appearance; "the wine left a dark stain"

bloodstain

verb
To cover with blood:
Translations

bloodstain

[ˈblʌdsteɪn] Nmancha f de sangre

bloodstain

[ˈblʌdsteɪn] ntache f de sang

bloodstain

[ˈblʌdˌsteɪn] nmacchia di sangue
References in classic literature ?
At the end of three-quarters of a league, within fifty paces of Festubert, a larger bloodstain appeared; the ground was trampled by horses.
The bloodstain was conclusive, in his opinion, on that point.
One was an aged, dignified, stern-looking gentleman, clad as for a solemn festival in grave and costly attire, but with a great bloodstain on his richly wrought band; the second, an aged man, meanly dressed, with a dark and malign countenance, and a broken halter about his neck; the third, a person not so advanced in life as the former two, but beyond the middle age, wearing a coarse woollen tunic and leather breeches, and with a carpenter's rule sticking out of his side pocket.
That pleased him, for the twins had required the earliest comers to make a scrutiny of their hands and clothes, and neither these people nor Wilson himself had found any bloodstains upon them.
A pair of boots which Corbett was wearing at the police station on March 27 were examined and the right one was found to have a small bloodstain on the welt of the outer aspect of the toe area.
A bloodstain on a bottle of bleach found in his house came from Johan Gillette, something that could bolster the state's claim that Gillette tried to cover up his role in the killing of two people next door by cleaning the scene with bleach.
He added: "Current tests use chemicals which can be detrimental to the subsequent DNA analysis of the bloodstain.
A bloodstain on a tissue in her bedroom could have come from the attacker taking it from a box with a bloodstained finger, the court heard.
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This document provides a recommended list of terms to use when teaching, discussing, writing, or testifying on bloodstain pattern analysis.
Principles of bloodstain analysis; theory and practice.
CRC Press (Boca Raton, FL) has published 'Principles of Bloodstain Pattern Analysis: Theory and Practice,' a new book that focuses on the substantiation of blood evidence and uses scene and laboratory examinations in conjunction with forensic pathology, forensic serology, and chemical enhancement techniques.