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thrombolysis

Line breaks: thromb|oly¦sis
Pronunciation: /θrɒmˈbɒlɪsɪs/

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Definition of thrombolysis in English:

noun

[mass noun] Medicine
The dissolution of a blood clot, especially as induced artificially by infusion of an enzyme into the blood.

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thrombolytic

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adjective

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