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ge·la·tion

 (jĕ-lā′shən)
n.
1. Solidification by cooling or freezing.
2. The process of forming a gel.

[Latin gelātiō, gelātiōn-, from gelātus, past participle of gelāre, to freeze; see gel- in Indo-European roots.]

gelation

(dʒɪˈleɪʃən)
n
(General Physics) the act or process of freezing a liquid
[C19: from Latin gelātiō a freezing; see gelatine]

gelation

(dʒɪˈleɪʃən)
n
(Chemistry) the act or process of forming into a gel
[C20: from gel]

ge•la•tion1

(dʒɛˈleɪ ʃən, dʒə-)

n.
solidification by cold; freezing.
[1850–55; < Latin gelātiō=gelā(re) to freeze (see gelatin) + -tiō -tion]

ge•la•tion2

(dʒɛˈleɪ ʃən, dʒə-)

n.
the process of gelling.
[1910–15]
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In recent years, the phase-selective gelation method was adopted for the recovery of spilled oil.
Methylcellulose, cellulose derivative offers uniform thickness, better flow properties, and thermal gelation. Also, Cellulose ethers and cellulose esters which are also cellulose derivatives are widely used in pharmaceutical industries for formulations of health care products.
The formulation was characterized for smoothness, homogeneity, gelation temperation, gel time, viscosity, casting time, spreadability, syringebilty, water resistance, pH, consistency, surface morphology, mucoadhesive strength and mucoadhesive force.
Polymer gel is not limited in improving oil recovery, but it also has other beneficial traits over other methods, such as controllable gelation time, adjustable gel strength, the flexibility for pumping without a work-over rig, in-depth penetration, long effective time, low cost, and easy to remove from the wellbore by water recirculation [11, 13-15].
The acid-induced gelation processes of yak skim milk were determined with a rheometer (AR1500ex, TA Instruments, USA).
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