coagulable

coagulable

[koh-ag-yuh-luh-buhl]
adjective
capable of being coagulated.

Origin:
1645–55; coagul(ate) + -able

coagulability, noun
hypercoagulability, noun
hypercoagulable, adjective
noncoagulability, noun
noncoagulable, adjective
uncoagulable, adjective
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coagulate
 
vb
1.  to cause (a fluid, such as blood) to change into a soft semisolid mass or (of such a fluid) to change into such a mass; clot; curdle
2.  chem to separate or cause to separate into distinct constituent phases
 
n
3.  the solid or semisolid substance produced by coagulation
 
[C16: from Latin coāgulāre to make (a liquid) curdle, from coāgulum rennet, from cōgere to drive together]
 
co'agulable
 
adj
 
coagula'bility
 
n
 
coagu'lation
 
n
 
coagulative
 
adj

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coagulable co·ag·u·la·ble (kō-āg'yə-lə-bəl)
adj.
Capable of being coagulated or clotted.

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