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  • n. mucin

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A yellowish white, amorphous, nitrogenous substance found in wheat, rye, etc., and resembling gluten; -- formerly called also mucin.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A fungus of the family Mucedine√¶.
  • n. A nitrogenous constituent of wheat gluten, soluble in alcohol.

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