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congealverb [I]

uk   /kənˈdʒiːl/  us   /kənˈdʒiːl/
to change from a liquid or soft state to a thick or solid state: The blood had congealed in thick black clots.
congealed
adjective uk   /kənˈdʒiːld/  us   /kənˈdʒiːld/
congealed fat
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congealverb [I]

 us   /kənˈdʒil/
to change from a liquid or soft state to a thick or solid state: The grease in the frying pan congealed as it cooled.
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