[ uh-gloot-n-uhnt ]
/ əˈglut n ənt /
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uniting, as glue; causing adhesion.
an agglutinating agent.
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Origin of agglutinant
OTHER WORDS FROM agglutinantan·ti·ag·glu·ti·nant, adjective, nounnon·ag·glu·ti·nant, adjective, noun
Words nearby agglutinant
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Example sentences from the Web for agglutinant
The clay acts as an agglutinant, and the straw as a reinforcement.Cottage Building in Cob, Pis, Chalk and Clay|Clough Williams-Ellis
Medical definitions for agglutinant
[ ə-glōōt′n-ənt ]
A substance that holds parts together or causes agglutination.
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