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warfarin

noun [U] uk   /ˈwɔː.fər.ɪn/  us   /ˈwɔːr.fɚ-/ trademark
a substance that is used to kill rats and is also used in a slightly different form as a medical treatment in order to prevent blood from clotting (= becoming solid)
Translations of “warfarin”
in Chinese (Traditional) 殺鼠靈, 華法林(用作抗凝血劑), 薄血丸…
in Chinese (Simplified) 杀鼠灵, 华法令(用作抗凝血剂)…
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