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What is an example of a plasma?
Technically, lightning is plasma, unless you are talking about plasma, the component of blood. The component of blood plasma is actually a pale yellow-grayish liquid that makes up blood, along with red blood cells, white blood cells and platelets. ...
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What is the component of plasma that maintains the osmotic pressure of blood?
The component of plasma that maintains the osmotic pressure of blood is protein. The protein albumin and others maintain osmotic pressure in blood. ...
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Does plasma prevent the loss of blood by causing clotting?
Plasma is the liquid component of blood. It does not cause the clotting. The part of blood that causes clotting are the platelets. ...