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The process of congealing or the state of being congealed.
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1. (General Physics) the process of congealing
2. (General Physics) something formed by this process
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con•ge•la•tion(ˌkɒn dʒəˈleɪ ʃən)
1. the process of congealing.
2. the product of congealing.
[1375–1425; late Middle English (< Middle French) < Latin]
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Congelationa coagulated mass resulting from the congealing of a substance.
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|Noun||1.||congelation - the process of congealing; solidification by (or as if by) freezing|
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