- to become gelatinous.
Also gelatinate; especially British, ge·lat·i·nise.
Origin of gelatinize
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This is the volva and is formed by the gelatinization of the outer layer of threads which compose it.Studies of American Fungi. Mushrooms, Edible, Poisonous, etc.
George Francis Atkinson
- to make or become gelatinous
- (tr) photog to coat (glass, paper, etc) with gelatine
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- To convert into gelatin.
- To become gelatinous.
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