- any coagulated mass; precipitate; clump; clot.
Origin of coagulum
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Generally the coagulum in these cases is soft and somewhat slimy.Outlines of Dairy Bacteriology, 8th edition
H. L. Russell
The coagulum, which is usually fibrinous, is known as a thrombus.Special Report on Diseases of the Horse
United States Department of Agriculture
In 10the formation of this coagulum (curd), the fat is imprisoned and held.The Book of Cheese
Charles Thom and Walter Warner Fisk
By a coagulum adhering to the injured side only of the vessel.
The process is repeated a second time, and the coagulum digested with alcohol and ether, and dried.
- any coagulated mass; clot; curd
C17: from Latin: curdling agent; see coagulate
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- A clot; a curd.
- A soft insoluble mass formed when a sol or liquid is coagulated.
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