gelatinization

noun
ge·​la·​ti·​ni·​za·​tion | \jə-ˌla-tə-nə-ˈzā-shən, ˌje-lə-tə-\

Definition of gelatinization 

: the process of converting into a gelatinous form or into a jelly

Other Words from gelatinization

gelatinize \ jə-​ˈla-​tə-​ˌnīz , ˈje-​lə-​tə-​ \ verb

First Known Use of gelatinization

1843, in the meaning defined above

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gelatinization

noun
ge·​la·​ti·​ni·​za·​tion
variants: or British gelatinisation \ jə-​ˌlat-​ᵊn-​ə-​ˈzā-​shən , ˌjel-​ət-​ᵊn-​ \

Medical Definition of gelatinization 

: the process of converting into a gelatinous form or into a jelly

Other Words from gelatinization

gelatinize or British gelatinise \ jə-​ˈlat-​ᵊn-​ˌīz , ˈjel-​ət-​ᵊn-​ \ verb -nized or British -nised; -nizing or British -nising

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