a protein that is essential to normal blood clotting and is lacking or deficient in persons having hemophilia A.
antihemophilic factor an·ti·he·mo·phil·ic factor (ān’tē-hē’mə-fĭl’ĭk, ān’tī-)
See factor VIII.
a protagonist who lacks the attributes that make a heroic figure, as nobility of mind and spirit, a life or attitude marked by action or purpose, and the like. Contemporary Examples So when he graduated from antihero to pop stalwart in the mid-aughts, the rap world largely lost interest. ‘The Marshall Mathers LP 2’ Review: […]
(of a protagonist) possessing the characteristics of an anti-hero. (of a literary work) having an antihero as its protagonist.
a female protagonist, as in a novel or play, whose attitudes and behavior are not typical of a conventional .
a person who rules or has authority in sacred matters; high priest. a person having high position or considerable authority. one of a body of officials or minor priests in certain ancient Greek temples. Historical Examples Will the hierarch and the elder brothers think I am strong enough and fit enough for the duties of […]