Mucedin Mu*ce"din, n. [From {Mucus}.] (Bot. Chem.) A yellowish white, amorphous, nitrogenous substance found in wheat, rye, etc., and resembling gluten; -- formerly called also {mucin}. [1913 Webster]

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