bloodlessness

bloodless

[bluhd-lis]
adjective
1.
without blood: bloodless surgery.
2.
very pale: a bloodless face.
3.
free from bloodshed; accomplished without bloodshed: a bloodless victory; a bloodless coup.
4.
spiritless; without vigor, zest, or energy: a dull, insipid, bloodless young man.
5.
without emotion or feeling; cold-hearted: bloodless data.

Origin:
1175–1225; Middle English blodles, Old English blōdlēas. See blood, -less

bloodlessly, adverb
bloodlessness, noun
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bloodless (ˈblʌdlɪs)
 
adj
1.  without blood
2.  conducted without violence (esp in the phrase bloodless revolution)
3.  anaemic-looking; pale
4.  lacking vitality; lifeless
5.  lacking in emotion; cold; unfeeling
 
'bloodlessly
 
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'bloodlessness
 
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