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English definition of “clotting”

clotting

noun [U] /ˈklɒt.ɪŋ/ US  /ˈklɑt̬.ɪŋ/
the process in which blood changes into a solid state to form a thick mass or lump: Platelets are essential for blood clotting.Medicine
(Definition of clotting noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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