thromboplastic


throm·bo·plas·tic

adjective \-ˈplas-tik\

Definition of THROMBOPLASTIC

:  initiating or accelerating the clotting of blood

Origin of THROMBOPLASTIC

International Scientific Vocabulary
First Known Use: 1911

throm·bo·plas·tic

adjective \ˌthräm-bō-ˈplas-tik\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of THROMBOPLASTIC

: initiating or accelerating the clotting of blood <a thromboplastic substance>
throm·bo·plas·ti·cal·ly \-ti-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

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