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gelatinous

 [jĕ-lat´ĭ-nus]
like jelly or softened gelatin.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

ge·lat·i·nous

(jĕ-lat'i-nŭs),
1. Pertaining to or characteristic of gelatin.
2. Jellylike or resembling gelatin. Synonym(s): gelatinoid
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

ge·lat·i·nous

(jĕ-lat'i-nŭs)
1. Pertaining to or characteristic of gelatin.
2. Jellylike or resembling gelatin.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

gelatinous

jelly-like.
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Bohm, "Gelatinous transformation of the bone marrow: the spectrum of underlying diseases," The American Journal of Surgical Pathology, vol.
The latter was then acidified with concentrated sulfuric acid, which precipitated the dissolved silicate in the form of white gelatinous solid (SiO2) according to the following reaction [12]: equationThe percent yield of the extracted silica from the RHA was estimated according to the following formula:where,W1 = Weight (g) of the extracted silica andW2= Weight (g) of the rice husk ash.
To the best of our knowledge, this is the first report concerning the effectiveness of gelatinous lactulose on gastrointestinal function after CS.
Additionally, sampling gelatinous zooplankton remains a major challenge for biological oceanography [7, 12].
In November 2010, 17 specialists on gelatinous animals convened to explore whether blooms are actually increasing--or whether increased observing efforts, public attention, and global media help create the perception of a jellyfish upsurge.
Select Science--Yellow perch typically spawn when temperatures at spawning depth range from 45[degree]F to 50[degree]F, as females produce an accordion-like gelatinous egg mass, frequently draping them on vegetation or submerged wood.
On the other hand he faulted the accord for allocating positions and enforcing the control of the ruling party on the state adding that the Darfur Transitional Authority is a "gelatinous and decorative" body "which contains hollow titles".
Seven contributions address the following topics: IC3D classification of corneal dystrophies, clinical landmarks, histological landmarks, genetics, differential diagnosis of Schnyder corneal dystrophy, clinical and basic aspects of gelatinous drop-like corneal dystrophy, and stage-related therapy.
Mucilage is a gelatinous glycoprotein produced by plants.
And sea cucumbers are considered a tasty delight by many Asians, particularly the Chinese, who prize their gelatinous texture and health benefits.
Shirataki means white waterfall, which describes the appearance of these very low carbohydrate, low calorie, thin, translucent, gelatinous noodles.