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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 Mucedineæ.
- n. A nitrogenous constituent of wheat gluten, soluble in alcohol.
From mucus. (Wiktionary)