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blood clot

noun

Definition of blood clot

  1. :  a thick and sticky clump of dried blood that stops blood from flowing through a blood vessel in a person or an animal <She had a blood clot in her lungs.>



Word by Word Definitions

bloodplay
  1. :  the fluid that circulates in the heart, arteries, capillaries, and veins of a vertebrate animal carrying nourishment and oxygen to and bringing away waste products from all parts of the body

    :  a comparable fluid of an invertebrate

    :  a fluid resembling blood

  1. :  to stain or wet with blood

    :  bleed

    :  to expose (a hunting dog) to sight, scent, or taste of the blood of its prey

clotplay
  1. :  a portion of a substance adhering together in a thick nondescript mass (as of clay or gum)

    :  a roundish viscous lump formed by coagulation of a portion of liquid or by melting

    :  a coagulated mass produced by clotting of blood

  1. :  to become a clot :  form clots

    :  to undergo a sequence of complex chemical and physical reactions that results in conversion of fluid blood into a coagulated mass :  coagulate

    :  to cause to form into or as if into a clot


Medical Dictionary

blood clot

noun

Medical Definition of blood clot

  1. :  clot

blood–clotting

adjective



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