[ dee-fahy-bruh-neyt ]
/ diˈfaɪ brəˌneɪt /
verb (used with object), de·fi·bri·nat·ed, de·fi·bri·nat·ing. Medicine/Medical.
to remove fibrin from (blood).
- deficiency account,
- deficiency disease
Origin of defibrinate
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I should say there is no doubt that it had been artificially treated—probably by defibrination.The Red Thumb Mark|R. Austin Freeman
[ dē-fī′brə-nā′shən, -fĭb′rə- ]
The removal of fibrin from blood.
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