flocculent

adjective
floc·cu·lent | \ˈflä-kyə-lənt \

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

First Known Use of flocculent

1800, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for flocculent

Latin floccus + English -ulent

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flocculent

adjective
floc·cu·lent | \-yə-lənt \

Medical Definition of flocculent 

: made up of loosely aggregated particles a flocculent precipitate

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