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clot
American English: /klɑt/
British English: /klɒt/

Translation of clot in Spanish:

noun

  • 1 (of blood)
    Example sentences
    • The infected cells stick together, forming clots in the fine blood vessels of the brain.
    • The most common type of embolus is a clot of blood, but other things can cause an embolism too.
    • She wiped away the little clot of blood on his right ear and kissed it.
  • 2 (idiot) (British) [colloquial]
    Example sentences
    • Meanwhile some clumsy clot seems to have copied and pasted from last year's invitations.
    • Maybe somewhere my friend was being similarly greeted and on the cusp of turning from a loveable clot into a threatening idiot.

intransitive verb present participle clotting past tense, past participle clotted

  • (blood)
    coagularse
    (milk/cream)
    cuajar
    Example sentences
    • The thickened blood may clot in the fingers and toes, causing numbness, or in the brain, causing dizziness and confusion.
    • Platelets are blood components that aid clotting.
    • Fluid from the ovaries prevents blood from clotting.

transitive verb present participle clotting past tense, past participle clotted

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