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al·gi·nate

 (ăl′jə-nāt′)
n.
A salt of alginic acid, widely used as a thickening or gelling agent.
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alginate

(ˈældʒɪˌneɪt)
n
(Elements & Compounds) a salt or ester of alginic acid
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alginate

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