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blood typing the classification of blood samples according to blood group, esp. to determine compatibility of donors with recipients of transfusions or transplants.
blood vessel any of the arteries, veins, or capillaries through which the blood circulates.
bloody covered with or exuding blood. [4 definitions]
bloody Mary (often cap.) a mixed drink made mostly of vodka and tomato juice.
bloody-minded tending to be cruel, violent, or disruptive.
bloom a flower; blossom. [8 definitions]
bloomer1 an outfit formerly worn by girls and women consisting of billowy trousers, gathered at the ankle and worn under a skirt and often with a jacket and wide-brimmed hat. [3 definitions]
bloomer2 a blooming plant. [2 definitions]
blooming in flower; blossoming. [3 definitions]
bloop (informal) in baseball, to hit (the ball) in a low arc that carries just beyond the infield, usu. for a hit. [2 definitions]
blooper (informal) in baseball, a hit ball that flies in a low arc just beyond the infield, usu. for a hit. [2 definitions]
blossom the flowering part of a plant which forms a seed or fruit. [4 definitions]
blot a stain or spot, esp. of ink on paper. [8 definitions]
blotch a large, irregularly shaped stain or blot. [4 definitions]
blotchy having or covered with blotches. [2 definitions]
blot on one's escutcheon a disgraceful blemish on one's reputation.
blot out to remove or cancel. [2 definitions]
blotter a piece of absorbent paper used to blot ink or to protect a writing surface. [2 definitions]
blotting paper a soft thick absorbent paper used to blot excess ink from a piece of writing; blotter.
blouse a garment worn on the upper body, usu. by women and children, and having a bodice and optional collar and sleeves. [4 definitions]
bloviate to speak or write in a pompous and long-winded manner, often with little substance.