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 ?
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.
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.
Demonstrate an understanding of searching, chemical testing, and enhancement techniques as they pertain to bloodstains.
In addition, Smith said, officials found a trail of blood leading in the direction of the defendant's home, where bloodstains, a wallet and an alarm clock belonging to one of the victims was found inside.
Even decades-old bloodstains or semen samples can now be analysed and lead police to suspects who have evaded justice for years.
Gill, Jeffreys and Werrett produced DNA fingerprints from samples that might be available to a detective: 4-year-old bloodstains and semen stains on cloth.
The facial and body animations and special effects are so realistic that muscle movements and bloodstains can actually be seen.
A CAR bearing bloodstains and believed to be owned by a businessman who went missing recently was found on the parking lot of a Quezon City mall on Tuesday.
Some of the bags were not sealed at the hospital because bloodstains on the items were still wet, he said, and the evidence bags might have collapsed if they became wet.
Parts of the eight-foot brown shawl have been torn out, reputedly to remove bloodstains - but forensic tests to prove its authenticity have been inconclusive.