Definition of phlebotomic in US English:

phlebotomic

adjective

rare
  • Of or relating to phlebotomy. Also in extended use: designating or relating to bloodsucking insects.

Origin

Late 18th century; earliest use found in Nocturnal Revels. From phlebotomy + -ic. Compare Byzantine Greek ϕλεβοτομική the phlebotomic art, post-classical Latin phlebotomicus, and French phlébotomique.

Pronunciation

phlebotomic

/ˌflɛbə(ʊ)ˈtɒmɪk/