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 (ăn′tē-kō-ăg′yə-lənt, ăn′tī-)
A substance that slows or prevents the clotting of blood.
Acting as an anticoagulant.

an′ti·co·ag′u·la′tive (-lā′tĭv, -lə-tĭv) adj.
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Adj.1.anticoagulative - of or relating to an anticoagulantanticoagulative - of or relating to an anticoagulant  
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