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

  • n. An insoluble colloidal acid in the form of a carboxylated polysaccharide that is abundant in the cell walls of brown algae.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A gum (a carboxylated polysaccharide), extracted from certain seaweeds, used as a food additive

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a gum used especially as a thickener or emulsifier


alginic + acid (Wiktionary)


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