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blood serum

noun
  1. serum(def 1).
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Origin of blood serum

First recorded in 1905–10
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British Dictionary definitions for blood serum

blood serum

noun
  1. blood plasma from which the clotting factors have been removed
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blood serum in Science

blood serum

  1. Blood plasma from which the protein fibrinogen, which causes clotting of the blood, has been removed.
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