coagulate


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Coagulate \Co*ag"u*late\, v. i.
   To undergo coagulation. --Boyle.

   Syn: To thicken; concrete; curdle; clot; congeal.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

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.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

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.
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