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thick·en

 (thĭk′ən)
tr. & intr.v. thick·ened, thick·en·ing, thick·ens
1. To make or become thick or thicker: Thicken the sauce with cornstarch. The crowd thickened near the doorway.
2. To make or become more intense, intricate, or complex: The leader's departure thickens the problems. Our apprehension thickened.

thick′en·er n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.thickener - any material used to thicken; "starch is used in cooking as a thickening"
material, stuff - the tangible substance that goes into the makeup of a physical object; "coal is a hard black material"; "wheat is the stuff they use to make bread"
Translations

thickener

[ˈθɪkənəʳ] Nespesador m

thickener

, thickening
n (for sauces) → Bindemittel nt

thickener

[ˈθɪknəʳ] naddensante m
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Thus, this study aimed to assess the rheological behavior of coffee- flavored yogurt as a function of different concentrations of thickener (gelatin) and its comparison with commercial yogurt that use other thickeners in its formulation.
A higher yield together with enhanced solubility reduces the negative impact of the dyes on thickener viscosity leading to significant reduction of dye and thickener usage and lower recipe costs.
Water was given on several occasions without his thickener in it causing him to choke and cough which put him off eating and his plates went back as full as they arrived.
Our recent studies focused on the behavior of a hydropho-bically modified, aminoplast ether (HEAT) associative thickener and a highly hydrophobic ethoxylated octyl-phenol surfactant in aqueous solution.
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