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Medical Term:

fibrinolysis

Pronunciation: fi-bri-nol'i-sis

Definition:

  1. Hydrolysis of fibrin.
  2. The process of dissolution of fibrin in blood clots.

[fibrino- + G. lysis, dissolution]

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