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platelet

noun [C] uk   /ˈpleɪt.lət/ specialized us  
a very small cell in the blood that makes it thicker and more solid in order to stop bleeding caused by an injury
Translations of “platelet”
in Spanish Plaqueta…
in Chinese (Traditional) 血小板…
in Chinese (Simplified) 血小板…
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