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fibrinogenic

[fahy-bruh-noh-jen-ik] /ˌfaɪ brə noʊˈdʒɛn ɪk/
adjective, Physiology
1.
producing fibrin.
Also, fibrinogenous
[fahy-bruh-noj-uh-nuh s] /ˌfaɪ brəˈnɒdʒ ə nəs/ (Show IPA)
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Origin
1875-1880
1875-80; fibrino- + -genic
Related forms
fibrinogenically, adverb
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  • There appears to be a difference, as yet speculative, in the fibrinogenic properties of dust as related to their solubility.
fibrinogenic in Medicine

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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