fibrinogenic

[fahy-bruh-noh-jen-ik]
adjective Physiology.
producing fibrin.
Also, fibrinogenous [fahy-bruh-noj-uh-nuhs] .


Origin:
1875–80; fibrino- + -genic

fibrinogenically, adverb
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fibrinogen (fɪˈbrɪnədʒən)
 
n
a soluble protein, a globulin, in blood plasma, converted to fibrin by the action of the enzyme thrombin when blood clots
 
fibrinogenic
 
adj
 
fibrinogenous
 
adj

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fibrinogenic fi·brin·o·gen·ic (fī'brə-nō-jěn'ĭk) or fi·bri·nog·e·nous (fī'brə-nŏj'ə-nəs)
adj.

  1. Of or relating to fibrinogen.

  2. Producing fibrin.

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There appears to be a difference, as yet speculative, in the fibrinogenic properties of dust as related to their solubility.
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