@G02600@ which has a reduced @V06627@ on the application of a finite shear but which recovers its original @V06627@ when the shear is discontinued.
Source: 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 [Terms] [Paper]
Citation: 'thixotropic gel' in IUPAC Compendium of Chemical Terminology, 3rd ed. International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry; 2006. Online version 3.0.1, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1351/goldbook.TT07532 RISBibTexEndNote