Definition of Flocculate in English :

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Flocculate meaning in English

Meaning of Flocculate in English

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1. flocculate

form into an aggregated lumpy or fluffy mass

Example Sentences:
'the protoplasms flocculated'

2. flocculate

cause to become a fluffy or lumpy aggregate

Example Sentences:
'The chemist flocculated the suspended material'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


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to form or be formed into an aggregated flocculent mass

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verb transitive, verb intransitiveWord forms: ˈfloccuˌlated or ˈfloccuˌlating
to form small, individual masses, as in a suspension
a flocculated mass

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v. floc·cu·lat·ed, floc·cu·lat·ing, floc·cu·lates
1. To cause (individual particles of clay) to aggregate into clotlike masses or precipitate into small lumps.
2. To cause (clouds) to form fluffy masses.
To form lumpy or fluffy masses.

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