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haem-

Chiefly British
1.
variant of hem-:
haemangioma.
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haem

/hiːm/
noun
1.
(biochem) a complex red organic pigment containing ferrous iron, present in haemoglobin
Word Origin
C20: shortened from haematin

haem-

combining form
1.
a variant (before a vowel) of haemo- Also (US) hem-
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haem in Medicine

haem- pref.
Variant of hemo-.

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