fibrinopeptide

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noun fi·bri·no·pep·tide \ˌfī-brə-nō-ˈpep-ˌtīd\

Definition of fibrinopeptide

  1. :  any of the vertebrate polypeptides that are cleaved from fibrinogen by thrombin during clot formation

First Known Use of fibrinopeptide

1960


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fibrinopeptide

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noun fi·bri·no·pep·tide \-ˈpep-ˌtīd\

Medical Definition of fibrinopeptide

  1. :  any of the vertebrate polypeptides that are cleaved from fibrinogen by thrombin during blood clot formation


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