Cydonin
Cydonin Cy*do"nin (s?-d?"n?n), n. (Chem.) A peculiar mucilaginous substance extracted from the seeds of the quince ({Cydonia vulgaris}), and regarded as a variety of amylose. [1913 Webster]

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  • Cydonia vulgaris — Cydonin Cy*do nin (s? d? n?n), n. (Chem.) A peculiar mucilaginous substance extracted from the seeds of the quince ({Cydonia vulgaris}), and regarded as a variety of amylose. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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