gumminess


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gum·my

 (gŭm′ē)
adj. gum·mi·er, gum·mi·est
1. Consisting of or containing gum.
2. Covered or clogged with or as if with gum.
3. Having the texture or properties of gum; sticky and viscid.

gum′mi·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.gumminess - the property of being cohesive and stickygumminess - the property of being cohesive and sticky
viscosity, viscousness - resistance of a liquid to shear forces (and hence to flow)
Translations
صَمْغِيَّه، كَوْن الشيء دَبِقاً
lepkavost
klæbeevne
seigja
yapışkanlıkzamklılık

gum2

(gam) noun
1. a sticky juice got from some trees and plants.
2. a glue. We can stick these pictures into the book with gum.
3. a type of sweet. a fruit gum.
4. chewing-gum. He chews gum when he is working.
verbpast tense, past participle gummed
to glue with gum. I'll gum this bit on to the other one.
ˈgummy adjective
ˈgumminess noun
References in periodicals archive ?
Hardness, gumminess and chewiness values were significantly higher for the second treatment, but not significantly different for treatments 3 and 4, compared to the control.
Data were collected and analysed for hardness (N), springiness, cohesiveness, gumminess (N), and chewiness (N).
Maltodextrin increases the acidity, water activity, viscosity, hardness, adhesiveness and gumminess of the mishti Dahi.
Different parameters like hardness, cohesiveness, springiness, gumminess and chewiness were studied through texture profile analysis.
To prevent gumminess, soak noodles 5 to 6 hours to remove starch, then boil2 minutes in fresh water.
The TPA test correlates well with sensory evaluation parameters such as hardness, springiness, gumminess, resilience and chewiness.
Much of the prior gumminess was due to semi-petrified lubricants combined with the gun's lengthy hiatus from the range.
Contract awarded for Gumminess bone reinforcing road construction
Texture variables (hardness, adhesiveness, cohesiveness, gumminess, chewiness, and springiness) were calculated as described by Bourne (1978).
To minimize the gumminess and sticky attributes, Whitt paired a soil lubricant (Baroid's PolyBore) with the bentonite/water drilling fluid recipe.