Simple Definition of anticoagulant
medical : a substance that prevents blood from forming clots
Full Definition of anticoagulant
: a substance that hinders the clotting of blood : blood thinner
First Known Use of anticoagulant
Medical Definition of anticoagulant
: a substance (as a drug) that hinders coagulation and especially coagulation of the blood : blood thinner
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