Definitions

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  • n. A gelatinous substance made by boiling pectin.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A gelatinous modification of pectin.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An amorphous compound, C32H48O32, formed by boiling pectin a long time with water. It acts in all respects like pectin, except that it is precipitated by lead acetate.

Etymologies

para- +‎ pectin (Wiktionary)

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