gel

Definitions

General English

General Science

  • noun a substance that has coagulated to form a jelly-like solid

Construction

  • The colloidal state of a material.

Food

  • Jelly. Technically any liquid which is in a solid state by virtue of the network of strands of protein or carbohydrate which gives it a solid structure.
  • (written as gelĂ©)
    Jelly

Media Studies

  • noun a sheet of coloured acetate placed over a light in the theatre or on a film set to create different lighting effects.

Theater

  • A colour filter for a stage light; they were originally madeof gelatine but are now usually made from plastic. The gel was traditionallyheld in front of the light by a gel frame.
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