phlebotomists

phlebotomist

[fluh-bot-uh-mist]
noun Surgery.
1.
a specialist in phlebotomy.
2.
a nurse or other health worker trained in drawing venous blood for testing or donation.

Origin:
1650–60; phlebotom(y) + -ist

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phlebotomist phle·bot·o·mist (flĭ-bŏt'ə-mĭst)
n.

  1. One who practices phlebotomy.

  2. One who draws blood for analysis or transfusion.

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