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war·fa·rin

 (wôr′fər-ĭn)
n.
A white crystalline compound, C19H16O4, that inhibits production of prothrombin and is used in the form of its sodium salt as an anticoagulant drug and as a rodenticide.

[W(isconsin) A(lumni) R(esearch) F(oundation) + (coum)arin.]
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warfarin

(ˈwɔːfərɪn)
n
(Elements & Compounds) a crystalline insoluble optically active compound, used as a rodenticide and, in the form of its sodium salt, as a medical anticoagulant. Formula: C19H16O4
[C20: from the patent owners W(isconsin) A(lumni) R(esearch) F(oundation) + (coum)arin]
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war•fa•rin

(ˈwɔr fə rɪn)

n.
1. a crystalline anticoagulant, C19H16O4, used as a rodenticide.
2. a preparation of this used in the management of clotting disorders.
[1945–50; W(isconsin)A(lumni)R(esearch)F(oundation) (owners of patent) + (coum) arin]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.warfarin - an anticoagulant (trade name Coumadin) use to prevent and treat a thrombus or embolus
anticoagulant medication, decoagulant - medicine that prevents or retards the clotting of blood
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Translations

warfarin

[ˈwɔːfərɪn] Nwarfarina f
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warfarin

n warfarina
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References in periodicals archive ?
Fetal warfarin syndrome consists of nasal hypoplasia, microphthalmia, hypoplasia of the extremities, intrauterine growth retardation, cardiac anomalies, scoliosis, deafness and mental retardation.
Our case was diagnosed with Fetal Warfarin syndrome because of the significant warfarin intake history and the baby being Preterm, low birth weight, having the depressed nasal bridge, the short neck and the PDA and ASD and the stippled epiphysis on x-ray.
The critical period for fetal warfarin syndrome (FWS) is exposure during the sixth to the ninth week of gestation; the risk of FWS is 5%-10%.