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man·nan

 (măn′ăn′, -ən)
n.
Any of a group of plant polysaccharides that are polymers of mannose.

mannan

(ˈmænæn)
n
(Botany) a plant polysaccharide derived from mannose

man•nan

(ˈmæn æn, -ən)

n.
any of a group of polysaccharides found in the ivory nut, carob bean, and the like that yield mannose upon hydrolysis.
[1890–95; mann (ose) + -an2]
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Beta-mannanase is one of NSP-degrading enzymes that hydrolyze mannan in feedstuffs (McCleary, 1988).
ISLAMABAD -- Chairman National Assembly (NA) standing committee on parliamentary affairs Mian Abdul Mannan has said privilege of all the members of parliament will be protected at every cost and action will be taken against the officers found involved in breaching the privilege of parliamentarians as per law.
Okayama University, Okayama-shi, Japan, has patented a dental composition that is comprised of phosphorylated saccharide selected from the group consisting of phosphorylated pullulan and a phosphorylated mannan, a polyphosphoric acid and/or a salt thereof and a cationic bactericidal agent.
We are bound together by both partnership and culinary feasts," said the Ambassador of Bangladesh in Tashkent, Mosud Mannan.
Three unnamed children aged between one and 11 - a son of the older couple and two grandchildren - are with the group, as are Mohammed Abil Kashem Saker's wife Sheida Khanam, 27, and Mohammed Saleh Hussain's wife Roshanara Begum, 24,Mr Mannan was described as "frail" and reportedly suffers from diabetes, while his wife is understood to have cancer.
Muhammed Abdul Mannan, 75, and his wife, Minera Khatun, 53, are missing, along with their 21-year-old daughter Rajia Khanom, 21, and sons Mohammed Zayd Hussain, 25, Mohammed Toufique Hussain, 19, Mohammed Abil Kashem Saker, 31, and Mohammed Saleh Hussain, 26.
MPA Abdul Hafeez, PML-N Leader Abdul Mannan Barohi and leaders of other political parties also participated in the sit-in, he said.
Mannan who has been living in the UAE for the last 26 years said he has always used air cargo to send gifts to his family.
MD, Mohammad Abdul Mannan, said, 'If the board gives a go-ahead, we will take the issue to the central bank.
Muhammed Abdul Mannan, 75, and his wife Minera Khatun, 53, are missing, with their daughter Ms Khanom, and sons Mohammed Zayd Hussain, 25, Mohammed Toufique Hussain, 19, Mohammed Abil Kashem Saker, 31, and Mohammed Saleh Hussain, 26.
Muhammed Abdul Mannan, 75, and his wife Minera Khatun, 53, are missing, along with their daughter Rajia Khanom, 21, and sons Mohammed Zayd Hussain, 25, Mohammed Toufique Hussain, 19, Mohammed Abil Kashem Saker, 31, and Mohammed Saleh Hussain, 26.
Abdul Mannan 30 and Adnan Ahmed 25 were the other major contributors.