gel ice


: a gel matrix in a solution that is frozen in a pack especially for use in preserving perishable products

Examples of gel ice in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Gently apply a cold compress, gel ice pack wrapped in a thin towel, or even a bag of frozen peas to problem areas. Hilary Tetenbaum, Detroit Free Press, 8 Apr. 2024 Nowadays, there are many better DIY ice pack options available, including DIY gel ice packs. Maryal Miller Carter, USA TODAY, 7 June 2023 Here’s how to make a DIY gel ice pack with a reusable bag and just 3 simple ingredients. Maryal Miller Carter, USA TODAY, 7 June 2023 The chocolates were shipped with three reusable gel ice packs to keep them cool and prevent melting. Molly Blanco, Better Homes & Gardens, 19 Apr. 2023 The gel ice packs that help keep the box cool are also recyclable. Barbara Bellesi Zito,, 5 Oct. 2021 This mini gel ice pack measures 2 inches by 2 inches and has an adhesive back, which allows you to place it anywhere on your body without having to tape or wrap it. Sara Hendricks, USA TODAY, 11 Mar. 2020

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Word History

First Known Use

1983, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of gel ice was in 1983

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Cite this Entry

“Gel ice.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 19 May. 2024.

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