\kɒnd͡ʒɪlˈe͡ɪʃən], \kɒndʒɪlˈeɪʃən], \k_ɒ_n_dʒ_ɪ_l_ˈeɪ_ʃ_ə_n]\
Definitions of CONGELATION
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- 1920 - A practical medical dictionary.
- 1919 - The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language
- 1914 - Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language
- 1874 - Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language
- 1846 - Medical lexicon: a dictionary of medical science
- 1898 - American pocket medical dictionary
- 1916 - Appleton's medical dictionary
- 1871 - The Cabinet Dictionary of the English Language
- 1790 - A Complete Dictionary of the English Language
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By Princeton University
By Oddity Software
By James Champlin Fernald
By Nuttall, P.Austin.
By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H.
Congelatio, Conglaciatio, Gelatio, from congelo (con,and gelare, gelatum,) I congeal, I freeze. The action of congealing of passing to the solid state by the abstraction of heat; as congelation of water, mercury &c. The term had once other acceptations. 1. it was synonymous with concretion. 2. With coagulation, in which sense it is still occasionally employed. 3. The ancients called all diseases, produced by cold, congelations, as well as those in which there was a kind of stupor or torpor- particularly catalepsy.
By Robley Dunglison
By Smith Ely Jelliffe
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