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English definition of “clot”

clot

noun [C]  /klɑt/ us  
a lump, esp. a lump of thick blood: Heart attacks occur when a blood clot blocks vessels to the heart.

clot

verb [I/T]  /klɑt/ us  
to become thicker and more solid, or to cause a liquid to do this: [T] My hair was all clotted with dust and mud.
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