Definition of “anticoagulant” - English Dictionary

“anticoagulant” in British English

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anticoagulantnoun [ C ]

uk /ˌæn.ti.kəʊˈæɡ.jə.lənt/ us /ˌæn.t̬i.koʊˈæɡ.jə.lənt/

a drug that prevents or slows down the process of blood forming a clot (= a solid mass)

anticoagulant
adjective uk us

an anticoagulant drug

(Definition of “anticoagulant” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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