A small clump of material that resembles a tuft of wool.
More example sentences
- It shows the microbial structure of the floccule.
- After that, the floccule was collected, washed with distilled water and ethanol several times to remove ions and possible remnants in the final product.
mid 19th century: from modern Latin flocculus, diminutive of floccus 'flock'.
Definition of floccule in:
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