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clot

 [klot]
1. a semisolidified mass, as of blood or lymph; called also coagulum.
2. coagulate. See also clotting.
blood clot a coagulum in the blood stream formed of an aggregation of blood factors, primarily platelets, and fibrin with entrapment of cellular elements; see also thrombus. Some authorities differentiate thrombus formation from simple coagulation or clot formation. Called also cruor.

cru·or

(krū'ōr),
Coagulated blood.
[L. blood (that flows from a wound)]

cruor

[kro̅o̅′ôr]
Etymology: L, blood
a blood clot containing erythrocytes.

cruor

a blood clot.
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