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gelling (See gel)


1 a colloid in a more solid form than a sol [syn: colloidal gel]
2 a thin translucent membrane used over stage lights for color effects [syn: gelatin]


1 become a gel; "The solid, when heated, gelled"
2 apply a styling gel to; "she mousses her hair" [syn: mousse] [also: gelling, gelled]

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  1. present participle of gel
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