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- adj. Of or pertaining to pectin or pectin-like substances.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Of or pertaining to pectin; specifically, designating an acid obtained from ordinary vegetable jelly (pectin) as an amorphous substance, tough and horny when dry, but gelatinous when moist.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Congealing; curdling: noting an acid found in many fruits, which in large part makes up fruit-jellies.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. of or relating to or derived from pectin
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