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[pek-tahyz] /ˈpɛk taɪz/
verb (used with object), verb (used without object), pectized, pectizing.
1.
to change into a jelly; jellify; gel; gelatinize; gelatinate.
Also, especially British, pectise.
Origin
1880-1885
1880-85; < Greek pēkt(ós) fixed, congealed (see pectic) + -ize
Related forms
pectizable, adjective
pectization, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for pectizable

pectize

/ˈpɛktaɪz/
verb
1.
to change into a jelly; gel
Derived Forms
pectizable, pectisable, adjective
pectization, pectisation, noun
Word Origin
C19: from Greek pēktos solidified; see pectin
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