(usually egg-cupful), as much as will fill an egg-cup.

Boy, I sure don't have much to show for today. Things just didn't seem to jell. It's not that lots of things went wrong today, but tomorrow is a day that I hope will turn out better.

Writing the word 'jell' just now made me think of Alice in Wonderland. I wonder why. What jells in that book?

See also: cognition, napecrest.