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  • n. A gummy polysaccharide obtained from agar-agar and similar organisms

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. An amorphous, gummy carbohydrate, found in Gelidium, agar-agar, and other seaweeds.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A chemical product obtained from Chinese and Ceylon moss.


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  • Old term for agar-agar.

    February 17, 2011