from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Mannitol.
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- n. mannitol
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Same as mannitol.
- n. A sweet white efflorescence from dried fronds of kelp, especially from those of the Laminaria saccharina, or devil's apron.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A neutral substance (C6H14O6) found in a number of plants, chiefly in the larch and manna-ash (Fraxinus Ornus), and also formed by the mucous fermentation of sugars.
mann(a) + -ite1.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)