coagulase

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noun co·ag·u·lase \kō-ˈa-gyə-ˌlās, -ˌlāz\

Definition of coagulase

  1. :  any of several enzymes that cause coagulation (as of blood)

First Known Use of coagulase

1914


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coagulase

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noun co·ag·u·lase \kō-ˈag-yə-ˌlās, -ˌlāz\

Medical Definition of coagulase

  1. :  any of several enzymes that cause coagulation (as of blood)


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