floc

noun \ ˈfläk \

Definition of floc

: a flocculent mass

Origin and Etymology of floc

short for floccule


Medical Dictionary

1

floc

noun \ ˈfläk \

medical Definition of floc

: a flocculent mass formed by the aggregation of a number of fine suspended particles

2

floc

verb

medical Definition of floc

flocced play \ˈfläkt\; floccing play \ˈfläk-iŋ\
intransitive verb
: to aggregate into flocs
transitive verb
: to cause to floc

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