factor XI

n.

A factor in the clotting of blood, a deficiency of which results in a hemorrhagic tendency.plasma thromboplastin antecedent

Nearby words

  1. fermi, enrico,
  2. fermi-dirac statistics,
  3. fermion,
  4. fermium,
  5. fermor,
  6. fern bar,
  7. fern root,
  8. fern seed,
  9. fern test,
  10. fernandel


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