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glyc·er·in

also glyc·er·ine  (glĭs′ər-ĭn)
n.
Glycerol or a preparation of glycerol.

[French glycérine, from Greek glukeros, sweet.]
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glyc•er•ol

(ˈglɪs əˌrɔl, -ˌrɒl)

n.
a colorless liquid, C3H8O3, used as a sweetener and preservative, and in suppositories and skin emollients.
[1880–85; glycer (in) + -ol1]
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glyc·er·in

also glyc·er·ine (glĭs′ər-ĭn)
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.glycerin - a sweet syrupy trihydroxy alcohol obtained by saponification of fats and oilsglycerin - a sweet syrupy trihydroxy alcohol obtained by saponification of fats and oils
alcohol - any of a series of volatile hydroxyl compounds that are made from hydrocarbons by distillation
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Translations
جليسرين
glicerin

glycerin

glycerine [ˌglɪsəˈriːn] Nglicerina f
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glycerin(e)

nGlyzerin nt, → Glycerin nt (spec)
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glycerin

[ˈglɪsərɪn] glycerine [ˌglɪsəˈriːn] nglicerina
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glycerin(e)

(ˈglisəriːn) , ((American) -rin) noun
a sweet, sticky, colourless liquid.
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glyc·er·in

n. glicerina, glicerol, alcohol que se encuentra en las grasas.
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