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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The melt zone/partially filled zone: In this zone the starch gelatinizes.
An advantage of the process of using 'superheated steam' precooking at 300 [degrees] C is that the starch completely gelatinizes and so is transformed into a product that is easy to cook and digest but still tastes like pasta.
The GelSprinter liquid gel instantly gelatinizes and dries as soon as it comes into contact with the paper resulting in minimized blurring and bleeding.