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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A blood clot formed within a blood vessel and remaining attached to its place of origin.

Usage examples (35)
  • A thrombus is a danger to only the area supplied by that artery.
  • DVT is the formation of a blood clot, known as a thrombus, in a deep leg vein.
  • If the blood clot (called a thrombus) is large enough, then the flow in the entire heart artery can be blocked off.
  • Deep-vein thrombosis, also known as deep-venous thrombosis blood clot ( "thrombus") in a deep vein. for more
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