thrombose

verb
throm·​bose | \ˈthräm-ˌbōs, -ˌbōz \
thrombosed; thrombosing

Medical Definition of thrombose 

transitive verb

: to affect with thrombosis a thrombosed blood vessel

intransitive verb

: to undergo thrombosis

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