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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The process of changing from a liquid to a solid.

Usage examples (32)
  • Verb (used with object), verb (used without object) : The fat congealed on the top of the soup. ,Some philosophic systems lost their vitality and congealed
  • And, above all, a sense of congealment, of a handsomely branded stasis.
  • He sat back in his chair and folded his arms, staring at his wife while his dinner began its steady decline into congealment.
  • On the contrary he could, on occasion, summon to his face a congealment and to his eye a steely gleam which nobody admired but which all respected. for more
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