gelatin

(noun)

noun

1. a colorless water-soluble glutinous protein obtained from animal tissues such as bone and skin

Similar word(s): gelatine

Definition categories: substance, albuminoid, scleroprotein

2. an edible jelly (sweet or pungent) made with gelatin and used as a dessert or salad base or a coating for foods

Similar word(s): jelly

Definition categories: food, dainty, delicacy, goody, kickshaw, treat

3. a thin translucent membrane used over stage lights for color effects

Similar word(s): gel

Definition categories: man–made, membrane