|—n , pl -ses|
|1.||the formation or presence of a thrombus|
|2.||informal short for coronary thrombosis|
|[C18: from New Latin, from Greek: curdling, from thrombousthai to clot, from thrombos|
|a gadget; dingus; thingumbob.|
|a calculus or concretion found in the stomach or intestines of certain animals, esp. ruminants, formerly reputed to be an effective remedy for poison.|
thrombosis throm·bo·sis (thrŏm-bō'sĭs)
n. pl. throm·bo·ses (-sēz)
Formation or presence of a thrombus.
|thrombosis (thrŏm-bō'sĭs) Pronunciation Key
The formation or presence of a thrombus.