There are 2 definitions of gelation in English:

gelation1

Syllabification: ge·la·tion
Pronunciation: /jeˈlāSHən
 
/

noun

technical
  • Solidification by freezing.

Origin

mid 19th century: from Latin gelatio(n-), from gelare 'freeze'.

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Word of the day astrogation
Pronunciation: ˌastrəˈgāSHən
noun
(in science fiction) navigation in outer space

There are 2 definitions of gelation in English:

gelation2

Syllabification: ge·la·tion
Pronunciation: /
 
jeˈlāSHən/

noun

Chemistry
  • The process of forming a gel.
    More example sentences
    • On one side, protein gelation is involved in many biological processes such as blood coagulation or wound healing.
    • It has been reported that doxorubicin can be concentrated to such an extent within liposomes that gelation takes place in the presence of the divalent sulfate counterion.
    • Disruption of the microtubule network significantly weakens the elastic response, and the disassembly of actin filaments completely prevents gelation.

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Word of the day astrogation
Pronunciation: ˌastrəˈgāSHən
noun
(in science fiction) navigation in outer space