While it rails against one word, it invents another. That's right. Spherification is not a word. The closest Merriam Webster provides (in Mar. 2009) is:
Function: transitive verb
Inflected Form(s): sphered; spher·ing
1 : to place in a sphere or among the spheres : ensphere
2 : to form into a sphere
Do I really care about this? No, I actually like that language is fluid and that made up words can become real words.
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