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congeal
used in The Hunchback of Notre Dame

2 uses
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Definition
transition from a liquid to a thicker liquid or solid

or:

the coming together of an idea or something with many parts
  • This sight suddenly changed the course of his ideas, and congealed his enthusiasm as a breath of air congeals melted rosin.
    2.7.3 — Vol 2 Bk 7 Chpt 3 — The Bells (89% in)
  • This sight suddenly changed the course of his ideas, and congealed his enthusiasm as a breath of air congeals melted rosin.
    2.7.3 — Vol 2 Bk 7 Chpt 3 — The Bells (90% in)

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