coagulant


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co·ag·u·lant

 (kō-ăg′yə-lənt)
n.
An agent that causes a liquid or sol to coagulate.

co·ag′u·lant adj.

coagulant

(kəʊˈæɡjʊlənt) or

coagulator

n
(Biochemistry) a substance that aids or produces coagulation

co•ag•u•lant

(koʊˈæg yə lənt)

n.
a substance that produces or aids coagulation.
[1760–70; < Latin]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.coagulant - an agent that produces coagulation
agent - a substance that exerts some force or effect
Translations

coagulant

[kəʊˈægjʊlənt] Ncoagulante m

coagulant

[kəʊˈægjʊlənt] ncoagulante m

co·ag·u·lant

n. coagulante, agente que causa o acelera la coagulación. V.: coagulative.
References in periodicals archive ?
Contract notice: supply of coagulant to the potable water treatment station (etap) of rioseco - 2018
Neutralization of toxic activities: The following toxic activities of venoms were investigated: lethal (by the intraperitoneal route), hemorrhagic, defibrinogenating, and in vitro coagulant activities.
Since decisions on the coagulation process are often carried out based on the experience of the human operator, several studies have been conducted on resources of computational intelligence at this stage of water treatment process, with good results in predicting coagulant dosage.
Thus, finding methods, whichin addition to an effective performance can further reduce turbidity and Organic Matters, and increase dosage of coagulant and costs is of high importance [1].
Five different samples were treated with each coagulant and blend of coagulant.
It can be expressed as the conversion of colloidal and dispersal particles into small visible floc upon addition of a simple coagulant.
These coagulant aids occur in produced sludges and after their disposal get into the environment.
New inorganic coagulant named "Agoclean-P" has been developed from paper sludge ash.
The suspensions were stirred for 15 min at room temperature (25 [degrees]C [+ or -]2) to extract the coagulant proteins and then filtered through a fine fiber material to obtain the CSEs.
Currently, there are several chemicals that been conventionally and commercially used as coagulant in the water and wastewater treatment.