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flocculant

[flok-yuh-luh nt]
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noun
  1. a chemical for producing flocculation of suspended particles, as to improve the plasticity of clay for ceramic purposes.
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flocculant

noun
  1. a substance added to a suspension to enhance aggregation of the suspended particles
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