fibrinolysis


fi·bri·no·ly·sis

noun \-ˈī-səs, -brə-ˈnä-lə-səs\

Definition of FIBRINOLYSIS

:  the usually enzymatic breakdown of fibrin
fi·bri·no·lyt·ic \-brə-nə-ˈli-tik\ adjective

Origin of FIBRINOLYSIS

New Latin
First Known Use: 1907

fi·bri·no·ly·sis

noun \-ˈī-səs, -brə-ˈnäl-ə-səs\   (Medical Dictionary)
plural fi·bri·no·ly·ses \-ˌsēz\

Medical Definition of FIBRINOLYSIS

: the usually enzymatic breakdown of fibrin
fi·bri·no·lyt·ic \-brən-əl-ˈit-ik\ adjective

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