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bloodshed

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Noun

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bloodshed

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  1. The shedding or spilling of blood; slaughter; destruction of life.
  2. (obsolete) The shedding of one's own blood; specifically, the death of Christ.
  3. (obsolete) A bloodshot condition or appearance; an effusion of blood in the eye.

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  • "bloodshed" at The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911.

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