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thromboplastic

[throm-buh-plas-tik] /ˌθrɒm bəˈplæs tɪk/
adjective, Biochemistry
1.
causing or accelerating blood-clot formation.
Origin
1910-1915
1910-15; thrombo- + -plastic
Related forms
thromboplastically, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for thromboplastic

thromboplastic

/ˌθrɒmbəʊˈplæstɪk/
adjective
1.
causing or enhancing the formation of a blood clot
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thromboplastic in Medicine

thromboplastic throm·bo·plas·tic (thrŏm'bō-plās'tĭk)
adj.

  1. Causing or promoting blood clotting.

  2. Of or relating to thromboplastin.


throm'bo·plas'ti·cal·ly adv.
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