coagulase

/ (kəʊˈæɡjʊˌleɪz) /

noun

any enzyme that causes coagulation of blood

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Medical definitions for coagulase

coagulase
[ kō-ăgyə-lās′, -lāz′ ]

n.

An enzyme, such as rennin or thrombin, that induces coagulation.
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