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English definition of “gel”

gel

verb (BECOME FIRM)    /dʒel/ (-ll-)
[I] (US also jell) to change from a liquid into a thick, soft solidPhysical and chemical processes [I] (US also jell) If an idea or situation gels, it starts to become more clear and fixed: The race issue gelled in the 1960s.Becoming and making stronger [I] (US also jell) If two or more people gel, they form a good relationship or become friends: The team really gelled during the first few games of the season.Being, becoming friends and getting to know someone
(Definition of gel verb (BECOME FIRM) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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