blood type

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blood type:

see blood groupsblood groups,
differentiation of blood by type, classified according to immunological (antigenic) properties, which are determined by specific substances on the surface of red blood cells.
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blood type

[′bləd ‚tīp]
(immunology)
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Lane Memorial Blood Bank is seeking donors to help boost a low supply of A-Positive blood.
Lane Memorial Blood Bank is seeking donors with A-positive blood who can make a deposit in the next few days.
Schaeffer said chemical tests showed the blood in the Nissan Altima car was of the same type as that of the victim, A-positive.
About one person in 50 has B-negative blood, compared with one in three for O-positive and A-positive, the most common.