from The Century Dictionary.
- noun A sugar, C6H8O3, obtained from the needles of the European silver fir, Abies pectinata.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun (Chem.) A substance resembling mannite, found in the needles of the common silver fir of Europe (
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- noun chemistry A substance resembling
mannite, found in the needles of the common silver firof Europe (Abies pectinata) - Eng. Cyc
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