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gelation

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noun ge·la·tion \ji-ˈlā-shən\

Definition of gelation

  1. :  the action or process of freezing

Origin and Etymology of gelation

Latin gelation-, gelatio, from gelare


First Known Use: 1854


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gelation

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noun gel·ation \je-ˈlā-shən\

Definition of gelation

  1. :  the formation of a gel from a sol

Origin and Etymology of gelation

1gel + -ation


First Known Use: 1915


Medical Dictionary

gelation

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noun gel·ation \je-ˈlā-shən\

Medical Definition of gelation

  1. :  the formation of a gel from a sol


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