gelatinize

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gelatinize

[jə′lat·ən‚īz]
(engineering)
To coat or treat with a solution of gelatin.
(materials)
To convert into a gelatinous form or into a gel.
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In the presence of steam, moisture gelatinises starches on the surface of the loaf and, as they swell, the bread's surface becomes glossy.
Most facilities pre-treat bone in a similar manner using a two-step process, the first removes the mineral fraction (hydroxyapatite, about 80 per cent of the bone by weight), and the second stage gelatinises the bone collagen using a technique first applied by Longin (1971).