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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Flocculent  \Floc"cu*lent\,  a.  (Chem.) 
  Having  a  structure  like  shredded  wool,  as  some  precipitates. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Flocculent  \Floc"cu*lent\,  a.  [See  {Flock}  of  wool.] 
  1.  Clothed  with  small  flocks  or  flakes;  woolly.  --Gray. 
 
  2.  (Zo["o]l.)  Applied  to  the  down  of  newly  hatched  or 
  unfledged  birds. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  flocculent 
  adj  :  having  a  fluffy  character  or  appearance  [syn:  {woolly},  {wooly}] 




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