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Meaning of CLOT

Pronunciation:  klât

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a lump of material formed from the content of a liquid
  2. [v]  coalesce or unite in a mass; "Blood clots"
  3. [v]  turn into curds,as of dairy products; "curdled milk"
  4. [v]  change from a liquid to a thickened or solid state; "coagulated blood"
  5. [v]  cause to change from a liquid to a solid or thickened state

CLOT is a 4 letter word that starts with C.


 Synonyms: clabber, clog, coagulate, coagulum, curdle
 Antonyms: homogenise, homogenize
 See Also: alter, ball, change, change state, chunk, clod, clump, coalesce, embolus, glob, lump, thrombus, turn



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Clot\, n. [OE. clot, clodde, clod; akin to D. kloot ball,
    G. kloss clod, dumpling, klotz block, Dan. klods, Sw. klot
    bowl, globe, klots block; cf. AS. cl[=a]te bur. Cf. {Clod},
    n., {Clutter} to clot.]
    A concretion or coagulation; esp. a soft, slimy, coagulated
    mass, as of blood; a coagulum. ``Clots of pory gore.''
          Doth bake the egg into clots as if it began to poach.
    Note: Clod and clot appear to be radically the same word, and
          are so used by early writers; but in present use clod
          is applied to a mass of earth or the like, and clot to
          a concretion or coagulation of soft matter.
  2. \Clot\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Clotted}; p. pr. & vb. n.
    To concrete, coagulate, or thicken, as soft or fluid matter
    by evaporation; to become a cot or clod.
  3. \Clot\, v. t.
    To form into a slimy mass.
Medical Dictionary
 Definition: Coagulated blood.
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