bleeder meaning

Pronunciation:   "bleeder" in a sentence
Noun: bleeder  bleedu(r)
  1. Someone who has haemophilia and is subject to uncontrollable bleeding
    - hemophiliac [N. Amer], haemophiliac [Brit, Cdn], hemophile [N. Amer], haemophile [Brit, Cdn]

Derived forms: bleeders

See also: bleed

Type of: diseased person, sick person, sufferer

Encyclopedia: Bleeder


[British slang]
Noun. A person, more often than not one who is objectionable.

[Architecture]

A small valve used to drain fluid from a pipe, radiator, vessel, etc.


[Electronics]
A resistor or group of resistors, used permanently to drain current from charged capacitors. It establishes the predetermined initial load level for a power supply or signal source, and it serves as a safety device in high-voltage power supplies.

[Medicine]
n
1 : one that draws blood; esp : a person who draws blood for medical reasons : BLOODLETTER
2 : one that gives up blood:
a : HEMOPHILIAC
b : a large blood vessel divided during surgery
c : a horse or other animal immunized against some pathogen and regularly bled for the production of serums

Examples

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