Definition of blood injury in English:

blood injury

Pronunciation /ˈblʌd ˌɪn(d)ʒ(ə)ri/


  • 1Injury or damage to blood cells, or to bone marrow cells producing these; an instance of this.

  • 2An injury resulting in bleeding; (Rugby Football) such an injury which (under the rules) necessitates the player leaving the field for treatment.


Late 19th century (in an earlier sense). From blood + injury.