clot clot  /ˈklɑt/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a lump of material formed from the content of a liquid
  2. (v) change from a liquid to a thickened or solid state
  3. (v) cause to change from a liquid to a solid or thickened state
  4. (v) turn into curds
  5. (v) coalesce or unite in a mass

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Usage(s):

  1. The clot can block blood flow.
  2. Her parents joined relatives of other blood-clot victims in a lawsuit against 18 airlines.
  3. In the right place, at the right time, a blood clot can save your life by preventing uncontrolled bleeding.

News

  1. Mumford & Sons Star Hospitalized For Blood Clot In His Brain

    Mumford & Sons bassist Ted Dwane was rushed to a hospital on Monday where doctors discovered that he had a blood clot on the surface of his brain that will require surgery
    on June 15, 2013     Source: antiMUSIC

  2. Mumford & Sons Bassist Ted Dwane Treated for Blood Clot on Brain

    Mumford & Sons Bassist Ted Dwane Treated for Blood Clot on Brain Seattle Post-Intelligencer Copyright 2013 Seattle Post-Intelligencer. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Published 1:16 pm, Tuesday, June 11, 2013 Mumford & Sons bassist Ted Dwane was rushed to a hospital Monday to receive emergency treatment for a blood clot on his ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: seattlepi.com

  3. Brain Blood Clot: Mumford & Sons Bassist Ted Dwane's Condition, Explained

    Ted Dwane, bassist for the musical group Mumford & Sons, has a blood clot on the surface of his brain , which requires him to have emergency surgery, according to news reports.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Huffington Post

Quotes

  1. Later former Tour colleague Stuart Cage, who works for Westwood's management company, said: "The doctor decided there is no DVT (deep vein thrombosis) or blood clot and the problem has something to do with a reaction to the heat. Lee is going to...
    on Jul 1, 2010 By: Stuart Cage Source: Scottish Daily Record

  2. Quaid, 53, said the twins' blood turned "the consistency of water, where they had a complete inability to clot. And they were basically bleeding out at that point."
    on Nov 12, 2007 By: Dennis Quaid Source: News 10NBC

  3. "You wake up and have some inflammation. That's basically what it is," Francona said Wednesday. "Not an aneurysm or a clot."
    on Aug 20, 2008 By: Terry Francona Source: ESPN

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