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fibrinoid

[ fahy-bruh-noid, fib-ruh- ]
/ ˈfaɪ brəˌnɔɪd, ˈfɪb rə- /
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adjective
having the characteristics of fibrin.
noun
an acellular homogenous protein resembling fibrin, present in the maturing placenta and in certain diseased blood vessels and connective tissues.
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Origin of fibrinoid

First recorded in 1905–10; fibrin + -oid
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