blood island


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blood island

[′bləd ‚ī·lənd]
(embryology)
One of the areas in the yolk sac of vertebrate embryos allocated to the production of the first blood cells.
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His less-than-successful bandit sets out on a quest from Blood Island to the foggy streets of London in a bid to win the Pirate of the Year award.
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Mana Goldar, a survivor of the Marichjhapi massacre (Photo Courtesy: Blood Island)