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  • life|blood — «LYF BLUHD», noun. 1. the blood necessary to life: »Fear at my heart, as at a cup, My lifeblood seem d to sip (Samuel Taylor Coleridge). 2. Figurative. a source of strength and energy; the vital part of vitalizing influence: »Field work is the… …   Useful english dictionary

  • life-blood — noun (U) 1 the most important thing needed by an organization, relationship etc to continue to exist or develop successfully: Communication is the life blood of a good marriage. 2 literary your blood …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • life·blood — /ˈlaıfˈblʌd/ noun [noncount] 1 : the most important part of something : the part of something that provides its strength and energy The town s lifeblood has always been its fishing industry. The neighborhoods are the lifeblood of this city. 2… …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Blood type — (or blood group) is determined, in part, by the ABO blood group antigens present on red blood cells. A blood type (also called a blood group) is a classification of blood based on the presence or absence of inherited antigenic substances on the… …   Wikipedia

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  • Blood — For other uses, see Blood (disambiguation). Human blood smear: a – erythrocytes; b – neutrophil; c – eosinophil; d – lymphocyte …   Wikipedia

  • Life's Blood (song) — Infobox Single Name= Life s Blood Artist= Eighteen Visions from Album= The Best of Eighteen Visions| Released= July 2001 Format= CD, 12 Recorded= March 2001 Genre= Metalcore Length= 2:51 Label= Trustkill Records Producer= Jeff Forrest Writer=… …   Wikipedia

  • blood — n 1. fluid, life fluid, Class. Myth. ichor, whole blood; grume, Obs. cruor, gore, plasma; juice, sap, latex, milk. 2. vital principle, vital force, Fr. elan vital. life blood, life, being, vitality. 3. temperament, humor, nature, temper, state of …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • blood — n. 1. Vital fluid, vital current, life blood, life current. 2. Posterity, descendants, offspring, children, progeny. 3. Kin, kindred, relations, family, house, line. 4. Lineage, descent, kinship, kindred, consanguinity, relationship, common… …   New dictionary of synonyms

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