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Synonyms for clump

Synonyms for clump

an irregularly shaped mass of indefinite size

a number of individuals making up or considered a unit

to move heavily

to make a dull sound by or as if by striking a surface with a heavy object

Synonyms for clump

a grouping of a number of similar things

a heavy dull sound (as made by impact of heavy objects)

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make or move along with a sound as of a horse's hooves striking the ground

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walk clumsily

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gather or cause to gather into a cluster

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Astronomers have taken a behind-the-scenes look at a set of dense gas clumps, catching a quadruple star system in the fleeting act of formation.
If the red blood cells clump together, it shows that the two samples of blood are of incompatible types.
It is hugely satisfying to lift an enormous clump and see it, through your own efforts, broken down into chunks – something seemingly destructive that is positive.
With new CoverGirl Clump Crusher Volumizing Mascara, you get super-volumized, beautifully defined lashes without the clumps.
In each sample plot, altitude from sea level, dominant slope, dominant aspect, land form including crest, valley and range (table 1), species, the number of sprout clump (altitude of highest sprout clump), big and small diameters of sprout clump's crown (to calculate crown surface of sprout clump) and sprout clumps section surface (using collar diameter of sprouts existing in sprout clump with 2.
Using a vortex to disaggregate platelet clumps has been investigated by two groups, one of which used human blood samples while the other one involved veterinary feline specimens.
1 : a group of things clustered together <a clump of bushes>
Water will drain out of the hollow or succulent and stems and insects living in the soil clump will be exposed and encouraged to vacate.
Once confined to a clump at the far edge of the yard and valued only for fishing poles, bamboo is beginning to find its place in the southern garden.
The critical point at which a product will cake or clump is product-specific.
We consider a component of the word statistics known as clump; starting from a finite set of words, clumps are maximal overlapping sets of these occurrences.
By dividing a plant into sections--each with roots attached--you end up with both a reinvigorated smaller clump to set back in the same spot and others to use elsewhere in your garden.
In the laboratory, each clump is counted as a single platelet.