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A material, such as alum, which will form a gelatinous precipitate in water, and cause the agglomeration of finely divided particles into larger particles that can then be removed by settling and / or filtration. A material such as alum, which will form a gelatinous precipitate in water, and gather finely divided particles into larger ones that can then be removed by settling and/or filtration.