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fibrinolysin

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noun fi·bri·no·ly·sin \ˌfī-brə-nə-ˈlī-sən\

Definition of fibrinolysin

  1. :  any of several proteolytic enzymes that promote the dissolution of blood clots; especially :  plasmin



Origin and Etymology of fibrinolysin

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1915


Medical Dictionary

fibrinolysin

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noun fi·bri·no·ly·sin \ˌfī-brən-əl-ˈīs-ən\

Medical Definition of fibrinolysin

  1. :  any of several proteolytic enzymes that promote the dissolution of blood clots; especially :  plasmin




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