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coagulant

 [ko-ag´u-lant]
1. promoting, accelerating, or making possible coagulation of blood.
2. an agent that promotes coagulation of blood.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

co·ag·u·lant

(kō-ag'yū-lant),
1. An agent that causes, stimulates, or accelerates coagulation, especially with reference to blood.
2. Synonym(s): coagulative
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coagulant

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

co·ag′u·lant adj.
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co·ag·u·lant

(kō-agyū-lĕnt)
1. An agent that causes, stimulates, or accelerates coagulation, especially with reference to blood.
2. Synonym(s): coagulative.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

co·ag·u·lant

(kō-agyū-lĕnt)
An agent that causes, stimulates, or accelerates coagulation, especially with reference to blood.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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The settling time was dependent upon coagulant and alum doses.
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According to the results, the presence of isomorphic forms of the same protein appears to be an acceptable explanation to the behavior found in the same coagulant when distilled water is used as the solvent in the extraction of proteins.
The comparison of the usefulness of the studied coagulants in the removal of pollutants from water after oxidisation of Fe(II) with potassium (VII) manganate, just as in the case of the treatment of raw and aerated waters, confirmed the greatest effectiveness of coagulant which was prehydrolyzed with PAX XL60.
Alum coagulant was proved more effective as compared to other coagulants.
(2012) in studying the remaining amount of aluminumby using coagulant PACL showed that the average of remaining aluminum in advanced coagulation is more than common coagulation, but the amount of aluminum in these two stages is less than The maximum recommended daily allowance by EPA.
Use of tannin seeds were tested in water treatment in Valonia, Turkey as a coagulant and auxiliary coagulant.
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