amylaceous


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am·y·la·ceous

 (ăm′ə-lā′shəs)
adj.
Of, relating to, or resembling starch; starchy.

amylaceous

(ˌæmɪˈleɪʃəs)
adj
(Chemistry) of or resembling starch

am•y•la•ceous

(ˌæm əˈleɪ ʃəs)

adj.
like starch; starchy.
[1820–30]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.amylaceous - resembling starch
starchy - consisting of or containing starch; "starchy foods"
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1991) with heat stable alpha-amylase for solubilization of the amylaceous compounds (Mertens, 2002) and sodium sulfite in NDF procedure.
This technology known as second generation to distinguish it from first generation technology using amylaceous crops such as maize makes it possible to extract low-cost sugars that can be used to produce biofuels with industrial applications that can replace oil-based ones: a research project rethinking chemistry along sustainable lines.
Most extenders added to PF resin in plywood manufacture are proteinaceous and amylaceous materials, such as soy meal, wheat flour, furfural residue, because they can enter into the matrix of the binders (Gardner et al.