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coagulate


  4  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Coagulate  \Co*ag"u*late\,  a.  [L.  coagulatus  p.  p.  of  coagulare 
  to  coagulate,  fr  coagulum  means  of  coagulation,  fr  cogere, 
  coactum  to  drive  together,  coagulate.  See  {Cogent}.] 
  Coagulated.  [Obs.]  --Shak. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Coagulate  \Co*ag"u*late\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Coagulated};  p. 
  pr  &  vb  n.  {Coagulating}.] 
  To  cause  (a  liquid)  to  change  into  a  curdlike  or  semisolid 
  state,  not  by  evaporation  but  by  some  kind  of  chemical 
  reaction;  to  curdle;  as  rennet  coagulates  milk;  heat 
  coagulates  the  white  of  an  egg. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Coagulate  \Co*ag"u*late\,  v.  i. 
  To  undergo  coagulation.  --Boyle. 
 
  Syn:  To  thicken;  concrete;  curdle;  clot;  congeal. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  coagulate 
  adj  :  transformed  from  a  liquid  into  a  soft  semisolid  or  solid 
  mass;  "coagulated  blood";  "curdled  milk";  "grumous 
  blood"  [syn:  {coagulated},  {curdled},  {grumous},  {grumose}] 
  v  :  change  from  a  liquid  to  a  thickened  or  solid  state; 
  "coagulated  blood"  [syn:  {clot}] 




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