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blood clot

[ bluhd-klot ]
/ ˈblʌd ˌklɒt /
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noun
a mass of coagulated blood, as within a blood vessel or at the site of an open wound.

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Origin of blood clot

First recorded in 1780–90
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Scientific definitions for blood clot

blood clot

See embolism.
See thrombus.
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