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antithrombin

noun
  1. biochem a substance that counteracts the action of thrombin, preventing the formation of blood clots
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antithrombin in Medicine

antithrombin

(ăn′tē-thrŏmbĭn, ăn′tī-)
n.
  1. An anticoagulant that inhibits or prevents the effects of thrombin.
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