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English definition of “clot”

clot

noun [C] uk   /klɒt/ us    /klɑːt/

clot noun [C] (PIECE)

an almost solid piece of something: He had a blood clot removed from his brain.

clot noun [C] (PERSON)

UK old-fashioned informal a stupid person: Look what you've done, you clot!

clot

verb [I] uk   /klɒt/ us    /klɑːt/ (-tt-)
to form clots: He was rushed into hospital because his blood wasn't clotting properly. an anti-clotting agent
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