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emboli

 [em´bo-li] (Gr.)
plural of embolus.

em·bo·li

(em'bō-lī),
Plural of embolus.

emboli

/em·bo·li/ (em´bŏ-li) plural of embolus.

embolus

[em′bələs] pl. emboli
Etymology: Gk, embolos, plug
a foreign object, quantity of air or gas, bit of tissue or tumor, or piece of a thrombus that circulates in the bloodstream until it becomes lodged in a vessel. embolic, emboloid, adj.

em·bo·li

(em'bō-lī)
Plural of embolus.

Emboli, embolus

Plural of embolus. An embolus is something that blocks the blood flow in a blood vessel. It may be a gas bubble, a blood clot, a fat globule, a mass of bacteria, or other foreign body. It usually forms somewhere else and travels through the circulatory system until it gets stuck.

emboli

plural of embolus.
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