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gel:

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[Gr.,=gluelike], a mixture in which one substance is divided into minute particles (called colloidal particles) and dispersed throughout a second substance. The mixture is also called a colloidal system, colloidal solution, or colloidal dispersion.
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gel

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(chemistry)
A two-phase colloidal system consisting of a solid and a liquid in more solid form than a sol.

gel

A semisolid material, somewhat elastic, composed of matter in a colloidal state that does not dissolve; remains suspended in a solvent. Also see cement gel.
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Jell, discovers the pilgrim, means "to come to the consistency of jelly.
The pectin mixtures from the store are designed to jell fruits quickly, often with no cooking at all.
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She put the matter to rest in the eyes of most of the other communicators in the room when she said, "This week, my firm's management issued a mandate that all of the web pages we design jell in nine seconds or less.