verb (used with object), ge·lat·i·nized, ge·lat·i·niz·ing.
verb (used without object), ge·lat·i·nized, ge·lat·i·niz·ing.
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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