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adjective as in hairy

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On cooling, the yellow substance separated out in a flocculent condition.

A reddish-brown flocculent precipitate was formed and was filtered off.

A fine, white precipitate was formed at once which rose to the surface on standing as a light flocculent substance.

On addition of a solution of mercuric chloride to the red filtrate, a brown flocculent precipitate was formed.

Even thus lightened, we could scarcely move the sledge, struggling on, sinking to the thighs in the flocculent deluge.

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On this page you'll find 11 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to flocculent, such as: downy, fluffy, and woolly.

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