bleeder bleeder

Definition(s):

  • (n) someone who has hemophilia and is subject to uncontrollable bleeding

Usage(s):

  1. Earlier, the youngest son, Don Gonzalo, also a bleeder, died after a minor car smash.
  2. By Mendelian laws of inheritance, the daughter of a father-bleeder and a mother-carrier can be a bleeder.
  3. Findings: After six hours, clotting time of mature bleeder rats was reduced from, about nine minutes to three.

News

  1. Breeders' Cup to allow Lasix in all races in 2014

    In a reversal of their previously announced medication policy, Breeders' Cup officials announced Friday they would allow the race-day use of the anti-bleeder medication Lasix in all of their races for the 2014 World Championships at Santa Anita Park.
    on August 24, 2013     Source: Lexington Herald-Leader

  2. Royal Delta to test championship mettle in Personal Ensign

    Champion mare Royal Delta has been up and down the past year, but her trainer thinks he's solved her inconsistency by taking her off the anti-bleeder medication Lasix.
    on August 23, 2013     Source: Lexington Herald-Leader

Quotes

  1. "Baby's a bleeder," said Paul Pierce, who scored 27 points. "I don't know what's going on with him. I just know that if we ever get into it, I know where to hit him."
    on Mar 29, 2009 By: Paul Pierce Source: USA Today

  2. "You're hoping for any kind of hit, a bleeder infield hit, anything that scores a run there," Fogg said.
    on Oct 15, 2007 By: Josh Fogg Source: SportingNews.com

  3. "What I saw was pretty extraordinary," Stallone said during a 2001 interview that became part of a "Rocky" anniversary DVD. "I saw a man they call 'the Bayonne Bleeder' who didn't have a chance at all against the greatest fighting machine...
    on Aug 8, 2006 By: Sylvester Stallone Source: ESPN

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