antithrombotic

adjective
an·​ti·​throm·​bot·​ic | \ ˌan-tē-thräm-ˈbä-tik How to pronounce antithrombotic (audio) , -thrəm-, ˌan-ˌtī- \

Definition of antithrombotic

: used against or tending to prevent thrombosis antithrombotic agents antithrombotic therapy

First Known Use of antithrombotic

1927, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of antithrombotic was in 1927

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“Antithrombotic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/antithrombotic. Accessed 29 Nov. 2021.

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More Definitions for antithrombotic

antithrombotic

adjective
an·​ti·​throm·​bot·​ic | \ -thräm-ˈbät-ik How to pronounce antithrombotic (audio) \

Medical Definition of antithrombotic

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: used against or tending to prevent thrombosis antithrombotic agents antithrombotic therapy

antithrombotic

noun

Medical Definition of antithrombotic (Entry 2 of 2)

: an antithrombotic agent

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