thromboplastic

adjective
throm·bo·plas·tic | \ˌthräm-bō-ˈpla-stik \

Definition of thromboplastic 

: initiating or accelerating the clotting of blood

First Known Use of thromboplastic

1908, in the meaning defined above

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thromboplastic

adjective
throm·bo·plas·tic | \ˌthräm-bō-ˈplas-tik \

Medical Definition of thromboplastic 

: initiating or accelerating the clotting of blood a thromboplastic substance

Other Words from thromboplastic

thromboplastically \-ti-k(ə-)lē \ adverb

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