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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.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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"If the demand for blood continues at the current rate, we will need a bigger facility and as such we see a possible expansion of the central blood bank within the next five years."
The new Central Blood Transfusion Service Building will be milestone for another symbol of friendship and partnership between the TRCS and NRCS as well as cooperation between Thailand and Nepal.
Wilkinson, "Central blood pressure: current evidence and clinical importance," European Heart Journal, vol.
Sung et al., "Derivation and validation of diagnostic thresholds for central blood pressure measurements based on long-term cardiovascular risks," Journal of the American College of Cardiology, vol.
He directed that an institutional mechanism should also be evolved for central blood bank system in nine divisions.
The campaign was organised by the Pharaoh Bikers in collaboration with the Kuwait Central Blood Bank (KCBB).
The sector has underscored the importance of providing health blood by adoption of sound policies and establishment of a central blood bank in each state in the country.
She said central blood of Indus Hospital also provides blood to other blood banks.
In a subgroup of these patients a second ABPM and central blood pressure were measured 1-4 weeks before rhTSH administration in order to compare the rhTSH effect on blood pressure with basal measurements.
but it ended up with slightly redder faces all round.This event was scheduled to take place last Thursday to assist the Central Blood Bank of Bahrain (CBBB), which supplies blood and blood products such as red blood cells, platelets and plasma to all private and government hospitals.
Latifa Hospital, which runs Dubai's central blood bank and supplies trauma centres and government and private hospitals across the emirate, is in desperate need of emergency blood following a dip in donations during Ramadan.