Meaning of FLOCCULENT in English

transcription, транскрипция: [ ˈflä-kyə-lənt ]


Etymology: Latin flocc us + English -ulent

Date: 1800

1. : resembling wool especially in loose fluffy organization

2. : containing, consisting of, or occurring in the form of loosely aggregated particles or soft flakes

a flocculent precipitate

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate English vocabulary.      Энциклопедический словарь английского языка Merriam Webster.