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Overview of noun leech

The noun leech has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) leech, bloodsucker, hirudinean

(carnivorous or bloodsucking aquatic or terrestrial worms typically having a sucker at each end)

2. leech, parasite, sponge, sponger

(a follower who hangs around a host (without benefit to the host) in hope of gain or advantage)


Overview of verb leech

The verb leech has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. bleed, leech, phlebotomize, phlebotomise

(draw blood; "In the old days, doctors routinely bled patients as part of the treatment")

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