rheopexic gel

Also contains definition of: rheotropic gel
gel for which the time of solidification after discontinuation of a relatively high shear rate, is reduced by applying a small shear rate.
PAC, 2007, 79, 1801. 'Definitions of terms relating to the structure and processing of sols, gels, networks, and inorganic-organic hybrid materials (IUPAC Recommendations 2007)' on page 1808 (https://doi.org/10.1351/pac200779101801)