nose bleed

nosebleed

[nohz-bleed]
noun
1.
bleeding from the nose.

Origin:
1400–50 as plant name; 1850–55 for def 1; late Middle English; see nose, bleed

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nosebleed (ˈnəʊzˌbliːd)
 
n
Technical name: epistaxis bleeding from the nose, as the result of injury, etc

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nosebleed nose·bleed (nōz'blēd')
n.
A nasal hemorrhage; bleeding from the nose.

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