Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. To extract the gluten from (wheat flour, for example).

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To loosen or separate by dissolving the glue which unites; to unglue.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To loosen or separate by dissolving the glue which unties; to unglue.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To unglue; loosen or separate by or as if by ungluing.
  • To deprive of gluten; extract the gluten from.

Etymologies

Latin dēglūtināre, dēglūtināt- : dē-, de- + glūten, glutin-, glue.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Latin deglutinatus, past participle of deglutinare to deglutinate; de- + glutinare to glue, gluten glue. (Wiktionary)

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