gelatin

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PIE root
*gel-

From French gélatine ‎(jelly, gel), from Italian gelatina ‎(jelly, gel), from gelare ‎(to freeze), from Latin gelare ‎(to freeze).

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gelatin ‎(plural gelatins)

  1. A protein derived through partial hydrolysis of the collagen extracted from animal skin, bones, cartilage, ligaments, etc.
  2. An edible jelly made from this material.
  3. A thin, translucent membrane used as a filter for photography or for theatrical lighting effects.
    • 2010 April, Frank Zullo, “Imaging Prehistoric Sunrises”, Astronomy, volume 38, number 4, page 50: 
      For both images I placed a Kodak 4.0 neutral-density gelatin filter over the lens to reduce the Sun's brightness.

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin gelatus via French gélatine

Noun[edit]

gelatin m, n ‎(definite singular gelatinen or gelatinet)

  1. gelatine or gelatin

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin gelatus via French gélatine

Noun[edit]

gelatin m, n ‎(definite singular gelatinen or gelatinet)

  1. gelatine or gelatin

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