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bloodstained

[bluhd-steynd] /ˈblʌdˌsteɪnd/
adjective
1.
stained with blood:
a bloodstained knife.
2.
guilty of murder, slaughter, or bloodshed.
Origin
1590-1600
1590-1600; blood + stained; see stain, -ed2
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  • Seal bloodstained items in a plastic bag for disposal or laundering.
  • The items included his bloodstained clothing and evidence that the clothing had been washed.
  • Bullet-torn and bloodstained, they must be preserved for future generations as symbols of valor and dedicated service.
  • The droppings which may start out as pasty and yellow, may become bloodstained due to intestinal ulceration.
  • Air dry if wet or bloodstained and collect trace evidence on paper placed under the sheet while drying.
  • Sanders was seen the next day in bloodstained clothing, and then asked a friend to get some gasoline for him.
British Dictionary definitions for bloodstained

bloodstained

/ˈblʌdˌsteɪnd/
adjective
1.
stained by or covered in blood
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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