Meaning of “clot” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of “clot” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"clot" in American English

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clotnoun [ C ]

us /klɑt/

a lump, esp. a lump of thick blood:

Heart attacks occur when a blood clot blocks vessels to the heart.

clotverb [ I/T ]

us /klɑt/

to become thicker and more solid, or to cause a liquid to do this:

[ T ] My hair was all clotted with dust and mud.

(Definition of “clot” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)