What does coagulate mean?

Definitions for coagulatekoʊˈæg yəˌleɪt; -lɪt, -ˌleɪt

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word coagulate.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. coagulate, coagulated, curdled, grumous, grumose(verb)

    transformed from a liquid into a soft semisolid or solid mass

    "coagulated blood"; "curdled milk"; "grumous blood"

  2. clot, coagulate(verb)

    change from a liquid to a thickened or solid state

    "coagulated blood"

  3. clot, coagulate(verb)

    cause to change from a liquid to a solid or thickened state


  1. coagulate(Noun)

    A mass formed by means of coagulation.

  2. Origin: From coagulo, from coagulum, from cogo, from co- + ago.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Coagulate(adj)


  2. Coagulate(verb)

    to cause (a liquid) to change into a curdlike or semisolid state, not by evaporation but by some kind of chemical reaction; to curdle; as, rennet coagulates milk; heat coagulates the white of an egg

  3. Coagulate(verb)

    to undergo coagulation

  4. Origin: [L. coagulatus, p. p. of coagulare to coagulate, fr. coagulum means of coagulation, fr. cogere, coactum, to drive together, coagulate. See Cogent.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Coagulate

    kō-ag′ū-lāt, v.t. to make to curdle or congeal.—v.i. to curdle or congeal.—adj. clotted: congealed.—n. Coagulabil′ity.—adj. Coag′ulable.—ns. Coagū′lant, a substance which causes coagulation, as rennet; Coagulā′tion.—adjs. Coag′ulātive; Coag′ulātory.—n. Coag′ulum, what is coagulated. [L. coagulāre, -ātum, co-, together, ag-ĕre, to drive.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of coagulate in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of coagulate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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Translations for coagulate

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • gerinnen, koagulieren, zum Gerinnen bringenGerman
  • συμπηγνύωGreek
  • cuajarón, coágulo, coagular, coagularseSpanish
  • لخته شدنPersian
  • koaguloitua, koaguloida, hyytelö, saostuma, saostaa, saos, saostua, hyytyä, hyydyttää, hyytymäFinnish
  • caillot, thrombus, coagulatFrench
  • coagulo, grumoItalian
  • 凝固Japanese
  • meyandin, meyînKurdish
  • tetepe, tepeMāori
  • stollen, coaguleren, coagulaatDutch
  • koagulereNorwegian
  • сгущать, свёртываться, коагулировать, сгусток, свёртывать, коагулят, сгущатьсяRussian
  • koagulera, levrasSwedish

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