fibrinolysin

noun
fi·​bri·​no·​ly·​sin | \ ˌfī-brə-nə-ˈlī-sᵊn How to pronounce fibrinolysin (audio) \

Definition of fibrinolysin

: any of several proteolytic enzymes that promote the dissolution of blood clots especially : plasmin

First Known Use of fibrinolysin

1915, in the meaning defined above

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“Fibrinolysin.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fibrinolysin. Accessed 8 Aug. 2022.

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fibrinolysin

noun
fi·​bri·​no·​ly·​sin | \ ˌfī-brən-ᵊl-ˈīs-ᵊn How to pronounce fibrinolysin (audio) \

Medical Definition of fibrinolysin

: any of several proteolytic enzymes that promote the dissolution of blood clots especially : plasmin

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