fibrinopeptide

noun
fi·​bri·​no·​pep·​tide | \ ˌfī-brə-nō-ˈpep-ˌtīd How to pronounce fibrinopeptide (audio) \

Definition of fibrinopeptide

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

First Known Use of fibrinopeptide

1960, in the meaning defined above

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“Fibrinopeptide.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fibrinopeptide. Accessed 16 Jun. 2021.

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fibrinopeptide

noun
fi·​bri·​no·​pep·​tide | \ -ˈpep-ˌtīd How to pronounce fibrinopeptide (audio) \

Medical Definition of fibrinopeptide

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

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