Definition of alcogel in English:

alcogel

noun

Chemistry
  • A gel in which the liquid constituent is an alcohol; a gelatinous suspension dispersed in an alcohol.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Thomas Graham (1805–1869), chemist. From alco- + gel-. Compare alcosol.

Pronunciation

alcogel

/ˈalkəʊdʒɛl/