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blood

noun affinity, agnation, ancestry, breed, brethren, brood, children, clan, cognation, common ancessry, consanguinity, derivation, descent, ethnic group, family connection, family relationship, family tie, family tree, filiation, genealogical tree, genealogy, gentility, genus, heredity, heritage, issue, kind, kindred, kinsfolk, kinship, kinsman, kinsmen, kinswoman, line, lineage, nationality, next of kin, offspring, one's people, parentage, pedigree, propinquity, relations, sanguis, stock, strain, ties of family, tribe
Associated concepts: blood heirs, blood issue, blood relatives, full blood, half blood, mixed blood
Foreign phrases: Consanguineus est quasi eodem sannuine natus.A person related by consanguinity is, as it were, one born from the same blood. Pueri sunt de sannuine parentum, sed pater et mater non sunt de sannuine puerorum. Children are of the blood of their parrnts, but the father and mother are not of the blood of their children.
See also: ancestry, bloodline, descent, lineage

BLOOD, kindred. This word, in the law sense, is used to signify relationship, stock, or family; as, of the blood of the ancestor. 1 Roper on Leg. 103; 1 Supp. to Ves. jr. 365. In a more extended sense, it means kindred generally. Bac. Max. Reg. 18.
     2. Brothers and sisters are said to be of the whole blood, (q. v.) if they have the same father and mother of the half blood, (q. v.) if they have only one parent in common. 5 Whart. Rep. 477.

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asked the prize-fighter, smiling on us each in turn, with his black and bloodshot eyes and his bloated lip.
Directly Vronsky went towards her, she drew in a deep breath, and, turning back her prominent eye till the white looked bloodshot, she started at the approaching figures from the opposite side, shaking her muzzle, and shifting lightly from one leg to the other.
His hair was wet, his nose swollen, one cheek was puffed, there was skin missing from his ears, and both eyes were slightly bloodshot.
His eyes were bloodshot, his tone was fierce and threatening.
The eyes alone, almond-shaped and brown, were too big, with the whites slightly bloodshot by much pen labour under a lamp.
Why what bloodshot, draggled, dishevelled spectacle is this
I saw that his face was deadly pale, that his eyes were bloodshot, and that his legs trembled as he walked.
She, a woman of indeterminate age, red-faced, unkempt, gru-voiced, approached a passer-by incoherently in that edgy fashion that can degenerate from friendliness to aggression in the blink of a bloodshot eye.
The complaint says the 37-year-old reality show star smelled of alcohol, had bloodshot eyes and was unsteady.
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Entrance is free and there is a complimentary welcome bloodshot for everyone, with free selected drinks for women.
The researchers noted that the rabbits didn't attempt to rub their eyes nor did they grow bloodshot after five hours of testing.