factor V

n.

A factor in the clotting of blood, a deficiency of which leads to parahemophilia.accelerator factor plasma accelerator globulin proaccelerin prothrombin accelerator

Nearby words

  1. fermat's principle,
  2. fermat's theorem,
  3. fermat, pierre de,
  4. fermata,
  5. ferment,
  6. fermentation alcohol,
  7. fermentation lock,
  8. fermentative,
  9. fermi,
  10. fermi energy


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