fibrinoid

noun, often attributive
fi·​bri·​noid | \ ˈfi-brə-ˌnȯid How to pronounce fibrinoid (audio) , ˈfī- \

Definition of fibrinoid

: a homogeneous acidophilic refractile material that somewhat resembles fibrin and is formed in the walls of blood vessels and in connective tissue in some pathological conditions and normally in the placenta

First Known Use of fibrinoid

1910, in the meaning defined above

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“Fibrinoid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fibrinoid. Accessed 21 Apr. 2021.

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fibrinoid

noun, often attributive
fi·​bri·​noid | \ ˈfib-rə-ˌnȯid How to pronounce fibrinoid (audio) , ˈfīb- How to pronounce fibrinoid (audio) \

Medical Definition of fibrinoid

: a homogeneous acidophilic refractile material that somewhat resembles fibrin and is formed in the walls of blood vessels and in connective tissue in some pathological conditions and normally in the placenta

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