|an arrangement of five objects, as trees, in a square or rectangle, one at each corner and one in the middle.|
|a scrap or morsel of food left at a meal.|
|1.||to adhere or cause to adhere, as with glue|
|2.||linguistics to combine or be combined by agglutination|
|3.||(tr) to cause (bacteria, red blood cells, etc) to clump together|
|4.||united or stuck, as by glue|
|[C16: from Latin agglūtināre to glue to, from gluten glue]|
agglutinate ag·glu·ti·nate (ə-gl&oomacr;t'n-āt')
v. ag·glu·ti·nat·ed, ag·glu·ti·nat·ing, ag·glu·ti·nates
To clump together; undergo agglutination.
To cause substances, such as bacteria, to clump together.