gelation


1ge·la·tion

noun \ji-ˈlā-shən\

Definition of GELATION

:  the action or process of freezing

Origin of GELATION

Latin gelation-, gelatio, from gelare
First Known Use: 1854

2gel·ation

noun \je-ˈlā-shən\

Definition of GELATION

:  the formation of a gel from a sol

Origin of GELATION

1gel + -ation
First Known Use: 1915

gel·ation

noun \je-ˈlā-shən\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of GELATION

: the formation of a gel from a sol

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