hem•or•rhagePronunciation: (hem'ur-ij, hem'rij), [key]
—n., v., -rhaged, -rhag•ing.
a profuse discharge of blood, as from a ruptured blood vessel; bleeding.
the loss of assets, esp. in large amounts.
any widespread or uncontrolled loss or diffusion.
to bleed profusely.
to lose assets, esp. in large amounts.
to lose (assets): a company that was hemorrhaging money.
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