Definition of Factor xii
1. Noun. Coagulation factor whose deficiency results in prolongation of clotting time of venous blood.
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1. A System of the Shipping and Navigation Laws of Great Britain: And of the by Francis Ludlow Holt (1824)
"... exist where the principal would be bound by the pledge of hia factor. XII. We have deemed it necessary to cite the above cases, chiefly with the view of ..."
2. Health Consequences of Smoking: Cardiovascular Disease: Report of the by C. Everett Koop, M.D., DIANE Publishing Company (2004)
"(10) BECKER, GG, DUBIN, T. Activation of factor XII by tobacco glycoprotein. Journal of Experimental Medicine 146(2): 457^467, August 1,1977. ..."