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jelly

 [jel´e]
a soft, coherent, resilient substance; generally, a colloidal semisolid mass.
cardiac jelly a gelatinous substance present between the endothelium and myocardium of the embryonic heart that transforms into the connective tissue of the endocardium.
contraceptive jelly a nongreasy jelly containing a spermicide, used in the vagina for prevention of conception.
petroleum jelly petrolatum.
Wharton's jelly the soft, jelly-like intracellular substance of the umbilical cord.

jel·ly

(jel'ē), Do not confuse this word with gel.
1. A semisolid tremulous compound usually containing some form of gelatin in aqueous solution.
2. Synonym(s): jellyfish
[L. gelo, to freeze]
Drug slang A regionally popular street term for cocaine
Vox populi
(1) Gelatin—UK
(2) A preserve made of the jelled juice of fruit

jel·ly

(jel'ē)
A semisolid tremulous compound usually containing some form of gelatin in aqueous solution.
[L. gelo, to freeze]
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Mangoes, guavas, pineapples, plums, strawberries, pawpaw, bananas and tomatoes make good jams whereas apple, gooseberry, plums and guava are good fruit choices for jellies.
The zoo's fringed jellies have a green, pink or purple cast because algae thrive inside of them.
That's a huge question, and researchers are going to creative lengths to track and measure jellies' impact.
"We have made alcoholic jellies like our Bloody Mary one, which was a huge success.
The Victorians loved jelly, producing multi-layered, multi-coloured, elaborately-shaped jellies that were as much a table decoration as a dessert.
What effect will the jellies have on fish and other marine life?
All my jellies are made with fresh ingredients and home-grown herbs which gives them lots of flavour.'
The jellies began being snapped up at markets across the Midlands and soon Lynda was making batches by the hundred.
Promote the convenience of pepper jellies next summer when your customers are clamoring for grilling ideas and easy recipes.
True, you don't have to use commercial pectin to make jams and jellies, because pectin is present naturally in all fruit, particularly apples.
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Brookfield Zoos Living Coast exhibit includes fringed jellies, the polyp-upside-down kind, and soon will add bell-shaped moon jellies.