coagulate: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (v.kō-ag'yu-lāt"adj.kō-ag'yu-lit, -lāt"), [key]
— v., adj. -lat•ed, -lat•ing,
- to change from a fluid into a thickened mass; curdle; congeal: Let the pudding stand two hours until it coagulates.
- (of blood) to form a clot.
- (of colloidal particles) to flocculate or cause to flocculate by adding an electrolyte to an electrostatic colloid.
- coagulate (Thesaurus)