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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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Her husband, Kayode, is now bringing up their two children - Troy, 20 months, and Tyrese, six - alone, and says he wants to raise awareness of how rare some blood types are.
GPs won't routinely test your blood type for you as they say there's little medical benefit in knowing without a real cause for on Around concern.
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