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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hematopoiesis, haematopoiesis, hemopoiesis, haemopoiesis, hemogenesis, haemogenesis, hematogenesis, haematogenesis, sanguificationnoun

    the formation of blood cells in the living body (especially in the bone marrow)

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Sanguificationnoun

    The production of blood; the conversion of the chyle into blood.

    Etymology: sanguification, Fr. sanguis and facio, Lat.

    Since the lungs are the chief instrument of sanguification, the animal that has that organ faulty can never have the vital juices, derived from the blood, in a good state. Arbuthnot.

    Asthmatick persons have voracious appetites, and consequently, for want of a right sanguification, are leucophlegmatick. John Arbuthnot, on Aliments.


  1. sanguification

    Sanguification is an obsolete medical term that was used to refer to the process of blood production or formation in the body. Currently, this process is commonly referred to as hematopoiesis.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sanguificationnoun

    the production of blood; the conversion of the products of digestion into blood; hematosis

  2. Etymology: [Cf. F. sanguification. See Sanguify.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sanguification in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sanguification in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4


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