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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A peptone-like body, insoluble in alcohol, formed by boiling collagen or gelatin for a long time in water.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A peptonelike body, insoluble in alcohol, formed by boiling collagen or gelatin for a long time in water. Hemicollin, a like body, is also formed at the same time, and differs from semiglutin by being partly soluble in alcohol.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An albumose derived from gelatin by boiling for thirty hours in feebly acid solution. Insoluble in 70–80 per cent. alcohol.

Etymologies

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semi- +‎ glutin?

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