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Synonyms for jellylike

thick like gelatin

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In humans, the egg floats in a jellylike envelope and is surrounded by a hard outer coat called the zona pellucida.
Highly digested food fragments had a jellylike consistency so they could not be identified and were categorized as unidentified items, and were not considered in the later calculations.
Even when the eyes are closed, if the head is tilted toward a light source, these deposits in the clear, jellylike center of the eye flick back and forth across the field of vision, creating a sense that what is seen in the mind also has a potentially motile support surface.
7-23) Mucinous carcinoma often shows grossly visible jellylike mucin when obtained by FNA, which correlates to the abundant mucin in the background of the smears.
Describing one of the collection's foundational fabrics, Kobayashi says, "One of the factories, using innovative technology, wove extremely dense fabric from incredibly thin polyester yarn, achieving a bouncy, jellylike texture after special processing.
Later, companies buy NatureWorks Ingeo and melt it into a jellylike substance.
The fourth text on the next page is a report about structure of cells focusing on the membrane, the jellylike substance within the membrane that is called the cytoplasm, and the chemical reactions in the cytoplasm that are called metabolism.
The torn net I represent to myself, having the feeling that the mesh is still there, invisible, stinging me as I try to get in, with that purely imaginary jellylike consistency of a spiderweb, had nothing to do with the telescoped screams from the dark.
Jellylike halls of slime pack the waters of Storr's Lake on San Salvador Island in the Bahamas.
In which part of the human body is the jellylike tissue called the vitreous humour?
1 : the organ of seeing that in vertebrates is a round organ filled with a jellylike material, is located in a bony cavity in the skull, and has a lens which focuses light on the retina
When the whole caboodle is acidified, the protein solids coagulate into a jellylike curd.
A MARMALADE is a jellylike preserve made from the pulp and rind of citrus fruits.
Although immediately after the thermal exposures, the discs had a soft, jellylike appearance, they had not deformed physically and could be handled for subsequent recording of the X-ray patterns.
3] on removal of AP Fresh precipitated aluminum hydroxide is used in the purification of water because it can form a jellylike structure suspending any unwanted materials in water, including most bacteria (ref.