solidification by cooling or freezing
Origin of gelationClassical Latin gelatio from past participle of gelare, to freeze: see gelatin
the coagulation of a sol to form a gel
Origin of gelationgel + -ation
- Solidification by cooling or freezing.
- The process of forming a gel.
Origin of gelationLatin gelātiō gelātiōn- from gelātus past participle of gelāre to freeze ; see gel- in Indo-European roots.