antifibrinolytic

[ăn′tē-fī′brə-nə-lĭtĭk, ăn′tī-]

adj.

Of or relating to a substance, such as aminocaproic acid, that decreases the breakdown of fibrin.

Nearby words

  1. antiferromagnet,
  2. antiferromagnetic,
  3. antiferromagnetism,
  4. antifertility,
  5. antifibrinolysin,
  6. antifoaming,
  7. antifog,
  8. antifoggant,
  9. antifogger,
  10. antiforeignism


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