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  • n. An unfermentable sugar obtained from eucalyptus or by the decomposition of melitose.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. An unfermentable sugar, obtained as an uncrystallizable sirup by the decomposition of melitose; also obtained from a Tasmanian eucalyptus, -- whence its name.


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