algin


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al·gin

 (ăl′jĭn)
n.
Any of several derivatives, such as sodium alginate or alginic acid, of a gelatinous polysaccharide extracted from certain brown algae and widely used as a thickening, stabilizing, emulsifying, or suspending agent in industrial, pharmaceutical, and food products, such as ice cream.

[alg(a) + -in.]

algin

(ˈældʒɪn)
n
(Elements & Compounds) alginic acid or one of its esters or salts, esp the gelatinous solution obtained as a by-product in the extraction of iodine from seaweed, used in mucilages and for thickening jellies

al•gin

(ˈæl dʒɪn)

n.
any hydrophilic colloidal substance found in kelp, as alginic acid or one of its soluble salts.
[1880–85; alg (ae) + -in1]
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Noun1.algin - a gum used especially as a thickener or emulsifieralgin - a gum used especially as a thickener or emulsifier
gum - any of various substances (soluble in water) that exude from certain plants; they are gelatinous when moist but harden on drying
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