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adjective, clot·ti·er, clot·ti·est.
  1. full of clots.
  2. tending to clot.
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Origin of clotty

1375–1425; late Middle English. See clot, -y1
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Examples from the Web for clotty

Historical Examples

  • A certain quantity of fine flour is to be diffused through pure water, and so mixed as to leave no clotty particles.

    A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures and Mines

    Andrew Ure