blood thinner

noun
Updated on: 4 Jan 2018

Definition of blood thinner

: a drug used to prevent the formation of blood clots by hindering coagulation of the blood

blood-thinning

adjective

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First Known Use of blood thinner

1879


Medical Dictionary

blood thinner

noun blood thin·ner \ -ˌthin-ər \

medical Definition of blood thinner

: a drug used to prevent the formation of blood clots by hindering coagulation of the blood

blood-thinning

adjective

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