Definition of flocculent
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>
Origin of flocculent
Latin floccus + English -ulent
First Known Use: 1800
Medical Definition of flocculent
: made up of loosely aggregated particles <a flocculent precipitate>
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