- coagulate (v.)
- early 15c., from Latin coagulatus, past participle of coagulare "to cause to curdle," from cogere "to curdle, collect" (see cogent). Earlier coagule, c. 1400, from Middle French coaguler. Related: Coagulated; coagulating.
- 1. As the egg whites cook, they coagulate and rise to the surface.
- 2. Blood began to coagulate around the edges of the wound.
- 3. Most polymer emulsion may coagulate when they enter waste streams.
- 4. Acid production of lactic acid bacteria is sufficient to coagulate milk proteins.
- 5. An agent that causes a liquid or sol to coagulate.
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