agglutinant


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agglutinant

 [ah-gloo´tĭ-nant]
1. acting like glue.
2. a substance that holds parts together during healing.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

ag·glu·ti·nant

(ă-glū'ti-nant),
A substance that holds parts together or causes agglutination.
[L. ad, to + gluten, glue]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

ag·glu·ti·nant

(ă-glū'ti-nănt)
A substance that holds parts together or causes agglutination.
[L. ad, to + gluten, glue]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

ag·glu·ti·nant

(ă-glū'ti-nănt)
A substance that holds parts together or causes agglutination.
[L. ad, to + gluten, glue]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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Les assemblages de la baie de Baffin ne renfermaient que des foraminiferes agglutinants, tandis que les echantilions de la mer du Labrador contenaient a la fois des especes calcaires et des especes agglutinantes, ce qui a donne lieu a une richesse d'especes considerablement superieure.