verb (used with or without object), co·ag·u·lat·ed, co·ag·u·lat·ing.
Origin of coagulate
Synonyms for coagulate
Related Words for coagulationcondensation, agglomeration, consolidation, concretion, concentration, embolism, congelation, thickening, caseation
Examples from the Web for coagulation
Contemporary Examples of coagulation
It is actually the coagulation of thousands of ceramic poppies.Blood and War: The Hard Truth About ‘Boots on the Ground’
September 22, 2014
Historical Examples of coagulation
As soon as it touches it it penetrates it and the coagulation which we have mentioned is produced.The Sexual Question
This acts upon the blood in such a way as to prevent its coagulation.The Meaning of Evolution
Samuel Christian Schmucker
The coagulation of the substance of the brain and of the nervous system goes on.Alcohol and the Human Brain
It is frequently desirable to determine the coagulation time.A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis
James Campbell Todd
A coagulation in this crust contained eight million of the creatures, eight million.The Huddlers
William Campbell Gault
noun (kəʊˈæɡjʊlɪt, -ˌleɪt)
Word Origin for coagulate
c.1400, from Latin coagulationem (nominative coagulatio), noun of action from past participle stem of coagulare (see coagulate).
early 15c., from Latin coagulatus, past participle of coagulare "to cause to curdle," from cogere "to curdle, collect" (see cogent). Earlier coagule, c.1400, from Middle French coaguler. Related: Coagulated; coagulating.