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Lacking blood; anemic.
[Latin exsanguis, exsanguin- : ex-, ex- + sanguis, blood.]
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(Pathology) without blood; bloodless or anaemic
[C17: from Latin exsanguis, from sanguis blood]
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|Adj.||1.||exsanguine - destitute of blood or apparently so; "the bloodless carcass of my Hector sold"- John Dryden|
dead - no longer having or seeming to have or expecting to have life; "the nerve is dead"; "a dead pallor"; "he was marked as a dead man by the assassin"
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