gelation
I. noun Etymology: Latin gelation-, gelatio, from gelare Date: 1854 the action or process of freezing II. noun Etymology: 1gel + -ation Date: 1915 the formation of a gel from a sol

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  • Gelation — Ge*la tion, n. [L. gelatio a freezing, fr. gelare to freeze.] (Astron.) The process of becoming solid by cooling; a cooling and solidifying. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • gélation — [ʒelɑsjɔ̃] n. f. ÉTYM. 1950; de geler, d après le lat. gelatio « gelée ». ❖ ♦ Phys., chim. Transformation réversible d une solution colloïdale en gel …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • gelation — gelation1 [jē lā′shən] n. [L gelatio < pp. of gelare, to freeze: see GELATIN] solidification by cooling or freezing gelation2 [jel ā′shən] n. [ GEL + ATION] the coagulation of a sol to form a gel …   English World dictionary

  • Gelation — Das Wort Gelieren, Gelierung oder Gelation besitzt mehrere Bedeutungen: in der Chemie und speziell Lebensmittelchemie die Herstellung eines Gels, siehe Gelieren (Chemie) in der Kunststofftechnik der Prozess des Aushärtens, siehe Gelieren… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • gelation — gelation1 /je lay sheuhn, jeuh /, n. solidification by cold; freezing. [1850 55; < L gelation (s. of gelatio) a freezing, equiv. to gelat(us) (see GELATIN) + ion ION] gelation2 /je lay sheuhn, jeuh /, n. Physical Chem. the process of gelling.… …   Universalium

  • gelation — drebutėjimas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Stambiamolekulio junginio tirpalo virtimas drebučiais. atitikmenys: angl. gelation; jellification rus. желатинизация; застудневание; студнеобразование ryšiai: sinonimas – želatinizacija …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • gelation — noun a) The formation of a solid by cooling; freezing b) The formation of a gel, especially from a sol …   Wiktionary

  • gelation — 1. In colloidal chemistry, the transformation of a sol into a gel. 2. The solidification of a liquid by cold temperatures. * * * gel·ation je lā shən n the formation of a gel from a sol * * * ge·la·tion (jə laґshən) the conversion of a… …   Medical dictionary

  • Gelation — Желатинизация, зарезинивание; Желатинирование, застудневание, гелеобразование …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • Gelation — Ge|la|ti|on [ge...] die; , en <aus gleichbed. lat. gelatio zu gelare, vgl. ↑gelieren> (veraltet) das Gefrieren, Frost …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

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