uniting, as glue; causing adhesion.
an agglutinating agent.
The clay acts as an agglutinant, and the straw as a reinforcement.
Cottage Building in Cob, Pis, Chalk and Clay Clough Williams-Ellis
agglutinant ag·glu·ti·nant (ə-glōōt’n-ənt)
A substance that holds parts together or causes agglutination.
effective in retarding the effects of aging: Chemists hope to produce an antiaging drug.
the act or process of uniting by glue or other tenacious substance. the state of being thus united; adhesion of parts. that which is united; a mass or group cemented together. Immunology. the clumping of bacteria, red blood cells, or other cells, due to the introduction of an antibody. Linguistics. a process of word formation […]
- Anti aggression
the action of a state in violating by force the rights of another state, particularly its territorial rights; an unprovoked offensive, attack, invasion, or the like: The army is prepared to stop any foreign aggression. any offensive action, attack, or procedure; an inroad or encroachment: an aggression upon one’s rights. the practice of making assaults […]
tending or having power to or unite: an agglutinative substance. Linguistics. pertaining to or noting a language, as Turkish, characterized by . Compare (def 2), . Historical Examples Technically speaking, Esperanto combines the characteristics of an inflected language with those of an agglutinative one. International Language Walter J. Clark With regard to syntax, the Basque […]