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blood

verb

blood

1. n. catsup. Somebody pass the blood.
2. Go to blood (brother).
3. n. a black buddy or fellow gang member. (Streets. Also a term of address.) My bloods aren’t going to like this.
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Thou art the man who smotest blood on the door-posts of the king to bewitch the king.
I smote blood upon the gateways of my kraal; with my own hand I smote it, that I might learn who were the true doctors and who were the false!
The shape was the shape of an aged woman, and even through the blood and mire I knew her.
He shall bewitch thee with blood indeed, Chaka--he and Unandi, thy mother, and Baleka, thy wife.
Any ghost that you let taste of the blood will talk with you like a reasonable being, but if you do not let them have any blood they will go away again.'
"On this the ghost of Teiresias went back to the house of Hades, for his prophecyings had now been spoken, but I sat still where I was until my mother came up and tasted the blood. Then she knew me at once and spoke fondly to me, saying, 'My son, how did you come down to this abode of darkness while you are still alive?
They gathered in crowds about the blood, and I considered how I might question them severally.
As soon as he had tasted the blood, he knew me, and weeping bitterly stretched out his arms towards me to embrace me; but he had no strength nor substance any more, and I too wept and pitied him as I beheld him.
You must have seen numbers of men killed either in a general engagement, or in single combat, but you never saw anything so truly pitiable as the way in which we fell in that cloister, with the mixing bowl and the loaded tables lying all about, and the ground reeking with our blood. I heard Priam's daughter Cassandra scream as Clytemnestra killed her close beside me.
Not stones that shine, not yellow metal that gleams, these thou leavest to 'white men from the Stars.' Methinks I know thee; methinks I can smell the smell of the blood in thy heart.
Blood transfusions are the most common lifesaving medical intervention carried out in any hospital anywhere in the world.
Gordon, chairman of the Philippine Red Cross (PRC), said that by requiring patients, particularly those in critical conditions, to produce donors first before they are provided with the required blood, defeats the purpose of closing down the commercial blood banks.
A simple blood donation can save a life, and the American Red Cross has made it as easy as possible for donors to give blood.
Muscat: Oman's central blood bank issued an urgent message for donors to come forward and give them A-negative blood, as patients in hospitals immediately require them for emergency blood transfusions.
Study design, settings and duration: A descriptive cross sectional study was carried out in blood banks of private and public sector hospitals of Lahore and Peshawar from January to December 2016.