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v. co·ag·u·lat·ed, co·ag·u·lat·ing, co·ag·u·lates
To cause transformation of (a liquid or sol, for example) into or as if into a soft, semisolid, or solid mass.
To become coagulated: As it cooled, the sauce began to coagulate.

[Middle English coagulaten, from Latin coāgulāre, coāgulāt-, from coāgulum, coagulator; see coagulum.]

co·ag′u·la·bil′i·ty n.
co·ag′u·la·ble, co·ag′u·la′tive (-lā′tĭv, -lə-tĭv) adj.
co·ag′u·la′tion n.
co·ag′u·la′tor n.
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Adj.1.coagulated - transformed from a liquid into a soft semisolid or solid mass; "coagulated blood"; "curdled milk"; "grumous blood"
thick - relatively dense in consistency; "thick cream"; "thick soup"; "thick smoke"; "thick fog"
2.coagulated - changed into a solid mass
solid - of definite shape and volume; firm; neither liquid nor gaseous; "ice is water in the solid state"
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To prevent which, I presently made a large orifice in the vein of the left arm, whence I drew twenty ounces of blood; which I expected to have found extremely sizy and glutinous, or indeed coagulated, as it is in pleuretic complaints; but, to my surprize, it appeared rosy and florid, and its consistency differed little from the blood of those in perfect health.
The coagulated sediment would be dredged up and then mixed with quarry stone for use as road covering.
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For the big tumour, which was projecting into the bladder cavity, the projecting portion was resected by a wing loop first, the base was vaporized to the muscular layer by a grooved roller electrode, and then the tumour bed was repeatedly coagulated by a grooved roller electrode.
The procedure is conducted in an MRI machine, enabling surgeons to plan, steer and see in real-time the device, the heat map of the area treated by the laser and the tumor tissue that has been coagulated.
CURDS AND WHEY: Curds are the coagulated part (solids) of the cur died milk from which cheese is made.
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