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laminarin

noun
  1. a carbohydrate, consisting of repeated glucose units, that is the main storage product of brown algae
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Word Origin

C20: from laminar (ia) + -in
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laminarin in Science

laminarin

[lăm′ə-nârĭn]
  1. A polymer of glucose that is stored as food in brown algae.
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