Meaning of gelation

ge•la•tion

Pronunciation: ( je-lā'shun, ju-), [key]
— n.
  1. solidification by cold; freezing.

ge•la•tion

Pronunciation: ( je-lā'shun, ju-), [key]
— n. Physical Chem.
  1. the process of gelling.
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