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bloodmobile

[bluhd-muh-beel] /ˈblʌd məˌbil/
noun
1.
a small truck with medical equipment for receiving blood donations.
Origin
1945-1950
1945-50; blood + -mobile
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Examples for bloodmobile
  • The bloodmobile is a vital part of the hospital's lifesaving treatments for patients.
  • We have a photo op at the bloodmobile and even set up a display at the blood donor registration area.
British Dictionary definitions for bloodmobile

bloodmobile

/ˈblʌdməˌbiːl/
noun
1.
(US) a motor vehicle equipped for collecting blood from donors
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bloodmobile in Medicine

bloodmobile blood·mo·bile (blŭd'mə-bēl')
n.
A motor vehicle equipped for collecting blood from donors.

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