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[koh-ag-yuh-luh nt] /koʊˈæg yə lənt/

a substance that produces or aids coagulation.
a substance that aids or produces coagulation

1770, from Latin coagulantem (nominative coagulans), present participle of coagulare (see coagulate).

coagulant co·ag·u·lant (kō-āg’yə-lənt)
An agent that causes a sol or liquid, especially blood, to coagulate.
co·ag’u·lant adj.


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