coagulate coagulate  /koʊ ˈæɡ jə ˌleɪt/

Definition(s):

  1. (v) change from a liquid to a thickened or solid state
  2. (v) cause to change from a liquid to a solid or thickened state
  3. (adj) transformed from a liquid into a soft semisolid or solid mass

Usage(s):

  1. Beat constantly until you feel the mixture is beginning to coagulate on the bottom.
  2. This procedure uses argon gas to deliver electric currents that coagulate and stop bleeding.
  3. Adri plans to start marketing calcium chloride kits, which chefs use to coagulate liquids in order to form a thin shell.

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  • "I don't want to coagulate the arteries of the company, particularly from a creativity, intellect and leadership perspective," Entwistle said. "I want to get out of the way and let other people come and say 'here's my views as to where we can...
    on Dec 29, 2009 By: Darren Entwistle Source: The Gazette (Montreal)

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