Flocculate meaning

flŏkyə-lāt
To cause (individual particles of clay) to aggregate into clotlike masses or precipitate into small lumps.
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To cause (clouds) to form fluffy masses.
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To form lumpy or fluffy masses.
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To form small, individual masses, as in a suspension.
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A flocculated mass.
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To collect together in a loose aggregation like flocks (tufts) of wool.
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Origin of flocculate

  • From Latin flocculus, diminutive of floccus, a flock (tuft).

    From Wiktionary