plasmin

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plas·min

 (plăz′mĭn)
n.
A proteolytic enzyme that is formed from plasminogen in blood plasma and dissolves the fibrin in blood clots. Also called fibrinolysin.

plasmin

(ˈplæzmɪn)
n
(Biochemistry) a proteolytic enzyme that causes fibrinolysis in blood clots

plas•min

(ˈplæz mɪn)

n.
an enzyme in the blood that dissolves blood clots by breaking down fibrin. Also called fibrinolysin.
[1865–70]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.plasmin - an enzyme that dissolves the fibrin of blood clots
enzyme - any of several complex proteins that are produced by cells and act as catalysts in specific biochemical reactions
plasminogen - an inactive form of plasmin that occurs in plasma and is converted to plasmin by organic solvents
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