e-tutor.com - Online tutoring, learning, and homeschooling resources      Home    Enroll    Tour    Contact Us    Graphing Calculator         Dictionary Home    Index    About   
 
     
 

Definition of 'agglutination'

Noun

  1. a clumping of bacteria or red cells when held together by antibodies (agglutinins)
  2. the building of words from component morphemes that retain their form and meaning in the process of combining
  3. the coalescing of small particles that are suspended in solution; these larger masses are then (usually) precipitated
       Synonyms: agglutinating activity


Get this dictionary without ads as part of the e-Tutor Virtual Learning Program.