Origin of clot
OTHER WORDS FROM clotde·clot, verb, de·clot·ted, de·clot·ting.non·clot·ting, adjectiveun·clot·ted, adjective
How to use clot in a sentence
The next day, he underwent emergency brain surgery for possible bleeding on his brain linked to a subdural hematoma, or blood clot on his brain.Police search home and office of Maradona’s doctor in death investigation|Ruby Mellen, Ana Herrero|November 29, 2020|Washington Post
Doctors monitored her for several days, examining her for blood clots and heart irregularities, common secondary symptoms of the virus.Two School Districts Had Different Mask Policies. Only One Had a Teacher on a Ventilator.|by Annie Waldman and Heather Vogell|November 23, 2020|ProPublica
Hayes said doctors cleared a blood clot in his heart and inserted a stent.A high school football coach had a heart attack during a game, but didn’t leave until it was done|Kyle Melnick|November 20, 2020|Washington Post
What’s more, when the team injected patient auto-antibodies into mice, the rodents formed blood clots — hinting that clotting in people could be triggered by the immune proteins.
Of the people in the study, for instance, 11 patients developed blood clots, and only half of them had the auto-antibodies.
Dessert is a slice of melt-in-your-mouth treacle tart with a dollop of perfectly tart clotted cream.Join The Mile High (Dining) Club|Allison McNearney|September 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A few miles on, a new main road was clotted with convoys of tractor-trailers.Is This Hemingway’s Pamplona or a Lot of Bull?|Clive Irving|July 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Personally, I'm waiting for the first scones, jam, and clotted cream fight.The ‘Real Housewives’ Land in London|Tim Teeman|May 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
One thing remains annoyingly clotted and constant in the shows: the celebrity interview.Which Stephen Colbert Will We See on CBS?|Tim Teeman|April 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
His clotted rhetoric speaks to his 21 years as a civil servant, but his meaning and intention are clear enough.Issa’s Missing Testimony|Michael Tomasky|June 12, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The flow of blood covered his visage and clotted his long white beard, while he struggled to keep back two Crusaders.
The blood of the victim was not yet dry, or even clotted, on the leaves.The Watchers of the Trails|Charles G. D. Roberts
The wooden walls were clotted with dirt: something with wings could be heard flitting about near the high roof.Eastern Nights - and Flights|Alan Bott
His hair, once jetty black, now hung in heavy clotted locks on his shoulders.Yorkshire Oddities, Incidents and Strange Events|S. Baring-Gould
He then looked at his hand, and beholding a quantity of clotted blood upon it, fell down suddenly on the snow.Wild Western Scenes|John Beauchamp Jones