hemophile

hemophile

[hee-muh-fahyl, hem-uh-]
noun
1.
a hemophiliac.
2.
a hemophilic bacterium.
adjective

Origin:
hemo- + -phile

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haemophile or (US) hemophile (ˈhiːməʊˌfaɪl, ˈhɛm-, ˈhiːməʊˌfaɪl, ˈhɛm-)
 
n
1.  another name for haemophiliac
2.  a haemophilic bacterium
 
hemophile or (US) hemophile
 
n

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