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[ gloot-n-in ]
/ ˈglut n ɪn /


a simple protein of cereal grains that imparts adhesive properties to flour.

Nearby words

gluteal furrow, glutelin, gluten, gluten bread, gluten enteropathy, glutenin, glutenous, gluteofemoral, gluteofemoral bursa, gluteoinguinal, glutes

Origin of glutenin

First recorded in 1890–1900; gluten + -in1 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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