a combining form with the meanings “blood clot,” “coagulation,” “thrombin,” used in the formation of compound words: thrombocyte.
Also, especially before a vowel, thromb-.

< Greek, combining form of thrómbos clot, lump Unabridged
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thrombo- or (sometimes before a vowel) thromb-
combining form
indicating a blood clot: thromboembolism
[from Greek thrombos lump, clot]
thromb- or (sometimes before a vowel) thromb-
combining form
[from Greek thrombos lump, clot]

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thrombo- or thromb-
Blood clot; blood clotting: thromboplastin.

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