1. [syn: curdling, clotting, coagulation]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Curdle \Cur"dle\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Curdled (-d'ld); p. pr.
& vb. n. Curdling (-dl[i^]ng).]
1. To change into curd; to cause to coagulate. "To curdle
whites of eggs" --Boyle.
2. To congeal or thicken.
My chill blood is curdled in my veins. --Dryden.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
n 1: the process of forming semisolid lumps in a liquid [syn:
curdling, clotting, coagulation]