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- n. mannite
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. D-mannitol; -- so called because found in the pomegranate. See mannitol.
Latin granatum the pomegranate, and -in. (Wiktionary)
The grain Is coverc over with matting, and the door ibuc only 'wooden locks -, but the inrpeflors of the granatin; fix their fcal upon a handful of clay, which they ptu on the locks, and ufc as wax.