coagulation definition

  • noun:
    • The precipitation of suspended particles as they rise in dimensions (by any one of several real or chemical procedures)
    • the procedure wherein blood types solid clots.
    • Similar solidification of other products (e.g. of tofu).
    • the alteration from a liquid to a thickened, curdlike, insoluble state, perhaps not by evaporation, but by some sort of chemical reaction. Coagulation is generally the change of an albuminous human body into an insoluble adjustment.
    • The material or human anatomy formed by coagulation.
    • The work of switching from a fluid to a thickened curd-like condition, well exemplified by the clotting of blood; hawaii to be coagulated.
    • the alteration from a fluid to an excellent state, as in crystallization.
    • A mass or level of coagulated matter; a curd; a clot.
    • the entire process of creating semisolid lumps in a liquid

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