Bloodletting sentence example

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  • The "house for bloodletting and purging" adjoins it on the west (U).

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  • They believe Iraq will be riven by ethnic bloodletting, mob violence and mass looting.

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  • And all the signs are that the party's warring factions are gearing up for another round of internal bloodletting.

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  • As the film gets increasingly violent and intense, the director maintains a dry, sardonic tone that makes the gruesome bloodletting almost comical.

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  • Apparently the historic Calvia dinner transpired without bloodletting, or at least no mayhem was reported by Cynthia after her lengthy conversation ended.

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  • Certainly some of the medical practices of the ancient world, such as bloodletting and the use of leeches, seem to us at least misguided and at worst, barbaric.

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