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flocculent

1. Chem aggregated in woolly cloudlike masses
2. Biology covered with tufts or flakes of a waxy or wool-like substance
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flocculent

[′fläk·yə·lənt]
(chemistry)
Pertaining to a material that is cloudlike and noncrystalline.
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