Bloodstream

Definition

noun

The blood flowing through a circulatory system of an animal, carrying substances from one tissue to another.


Supplement

In humans, there are about 4 quarts of blood that constantly circulates out of the 6 quarts (or more) in the body.


Word origin: blood + stream


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