How to use Coagulate in a sentence
The latex is therefore usually allowed to coagulate on the tree, as it slowly exudes from the incision.
Gallic acid does not coagulate albumen when used externally.
Vitamin K helps the blood coagulate or clot.
In virtue of this property they are also mild haemostatics, tending to coagulate the albumens of the blood and thereby to arrest haemorrhage.
This stops the bleeding and the blood will then coagulate or thicken into a scab.Advertisement
In some districts the collected milk is heated alone or diluted with water, to coagulate the rubber, but if heated alone an inferior rubber is apt to result owing to overheating.
The cups when full are poured into a larger vessel, and solution of alum is added to coagulate the latex.
Applied externally lead salts have practically no action upon the unbroken skin, but applied to sores, ulcers or any exposed mucous membranes they coagulate the albumen in the tissues themselves and contract the small vessels.
All these salts are mild astringents when applied externally, as they coagulate the albumen of the tissues and of any discharge which may be present.
Rennet is an enzyme used to coagulate cheese, helping it make the transformation from liquid milk form to a solid.Advertisement
Coagulopathy-A disorder in which blood is either too slow or too quick to coagulate (clot).
This toxin-containing broth is injected into a horse in increasing doses, just as in the case of the serpent venom, and after the resistance of the horse has been much increased it is bled into sterilized vessels and the blood is allowed to coagulate.
Medicinally, gallic acid has been, and is still, largely used as an astringent, styptic and haemostatic. Gallic acid, however, does not coagulate albumen and therefore possesses no local astringent action.
Externally, it is not absorbed by the unbroken skin, but when applied to the broken skin, sores, ulcers and mucous surfaces, the ferric salts are powerful astringents, because they coagulate the albuminous fluids in the tissues themselves.
The acid not only takes up water, but it acts on the suspended impurities, carbonizing them to some extent, and thus causing them to coagulate and fall down in the form of a flocculent mass, which carries with it mechanically other impurities which have not been acted upon.Advertisement
The object during cesarean or vaginal delivery is to try to make the blood coagulate at the moment of delivery.
The proteins coagulate, producing a soft cheese-like product.
Not only does exposure to heat sufficient to coagulate protein matter destroy life, by demolishing Life con- the molecular structure upon which life depends; but ditioned all vital activity, all phenomena of nutritive growth, by tern' movement and reproduction are possible only be- perature.