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English noun: agglutination

1. agglutination (process) a clumping of bacteria or red cells when held together by antibodies (agglutinins)


Broader (hypernym)biological process, organic process


Narrower (hyponym)haemagglutination, hemagglutination, isoagglutination

2. agglutination (process) the building of words from component morphemes that retain their form and meaning in the process of combining


Broader (hypernym)linguistic process

3. agglutination (process) the coalescing of small particles that are suspended in solution; these larger masses are then (usually) precipitated


Synonymsagglutinating activity


Broader (hypernym)chemical action, chemical change, chemical process









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