Gel meaning

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A colloid in which the disperse phase has combined with the dispersion medium to produce a semisolid material, such as a jelly.
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To become a gel.
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To apply a gel to (the hair).
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A colloidal form of matter having a jellylike texture, usually formed by cooling a colloidal solution into a solid or semisolid phase.
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Any of various jellylike preparations used to style hair, clean teeth, etc.
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To form a gel.
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Lari, the currency used in Georgia.
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A jellylike substance used in styling hair.
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To take shape or become clear.

Plans for the project are finally starting to gel.

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Origin of gel

  • Short for gelatin V., sense 2, probably influenced by jell

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition