Thesaurus / flocculent
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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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If it was ordinary butter this filtrate will become milky, but if process butter a flocculent precipitate will form.
A white flocculent precipitate shows the presence of considerable benzoic acid.
The formation of a flocculent precipitate shows the presence of aluminium.
A white flocculent precipitate forms if gelatin is present, and it gradually collects in a lump at the bottom.
The absence of a bulky flocculent precipitate shows the extract not to be of high quality.
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