throm·bo·em·bo·lism noun \ˌthräm-bō-ˈem-bə-ˌli-zəm\
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throm·bo·em·bo·lism noun \ˌthräm-bō-ˈem-bə-ˌliz-əm\ (Medical Dictionary)
: the blocking of a blood vessel by a particle that has broken away from a blood clot at its site of formation
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