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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A vessel in which tribasic calcium sucrate, produced by the addition of lime to beet-root molasses, is washed with dilute alcohol in order to free it from impurities before it is decomposed by carbon dioxid and crystallizable sugar thereby recovered from it.


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