• processes
  • Since there is not a generic description covering both of these processes, a substance which inhibits platelet aggregation will hereinafter be referred to as antithrombotic and a substance which inhibits fibrin clot formation will hereinafter be referred to as anticlotting. (google.com)
  • surface
  • Another suggests the presence of energized nano-machinery or large macromolecular assemblies located on the bacterium's cell body, while yet another utilize "focal adhesion complexes" and "treadmilling" of surface adhesins distributed along the cell body. (wikipedia.org)
  • pure
  • 1. A sweet crystalline or powdered substance, white when pure, consisting of sucrose obtained mainly from sugarcane and sugar beets and used in many foods, drinks, and medicines to improve their taste. (thefreedictionary.com)