The definition of coagulate means for a liquid to become a soft mass or a clot.(verb)
An example of coagulate is for blood to clot and congeal into a mass on the edge of a cut in the skin.
See coagulate in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME coagulaten < L coagulatus, pp. of coagulare, to cause to curdle < coagulum: see coagulum
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verb co·ag·u·lat·ed, co·ag·u·lat·ing, co·ag·u·lates verb, transitive
Origin: Middle English coagulaten
Origin: , from Latin coāgulāre, coāgulāt-
Origin: , from coāgulum, coagulator; see coagulum.
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