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gelatinize

 [jĕ-lat´ĭ-nīz]
1. to convert into gelatin.
2. to become converted into gelatin.
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ge·lat·i·nize

(jĕ-lat'i-nīz),
1. To convert into gelatin.
2. To become gelatinous.
Synonym(s): gelate
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ge·lat·i·nize

(jĕ-lat'i-nīz)
1. To convert into gelatin.
2. To become gelatinous.
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