Deglutinate
Deglutinate De*glu"ti*nate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Deglutinated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Deglutinating}.] [L. deglutinatus, p. p. of deglutinare to deglutinate; de- + glutinare to glue, gluten glue.] To loosen or separate by dissolving the glue which unties; to unglue. [1913 Webster]

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  • deglutinate — [dē glo͞ot′ n āt΄] vt. deglutinated, deglutinating [< L deglutinatus, pp. of deglutinare, to unglue < de , from + glutinare, to glue < gluten, GLUE] to extract gluten from (wheat, etc.) deglutination n …   English World dictionary

  • deglutinate — deglutination, n. /dee glooht n ayt /, v.t., deglutinated, deglutinating. to extract the gluten from. [1600 10; < L deglutinatus (ptp. of deglutinare to unglue), equiv. to de DE + glutinatus glued (glutin (see GLUTEN) + atus ATE1)] * * * …   Universalium

  • deglutinate — de·glutinate …   English syllables

  • deglutinate — /dəˈglutəneɪt/ (say duh gloohtuhnayt) verb (t) (deglutinated, deglutinating) to extract the gluten from. {Latin dēglūtinātus, past participle, unglued} …   Australian English dictionary

  • deglutinate —   v.t. v.t. unstick; remove glue or gluten from.    ♦ deglutination, n …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • deglutinate — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Deglutinated — Deglutinate De*glu ti*nate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Deglutinated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Deglutinating}.] [L. deglutinatus, p. p. of deglutinare to deglutinate; de + glutinare to glue, gluten glue.] To loosen or separate by dissolving the glue which… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Deglutinating — Deglutinate De*glu ti*nate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Deglutinated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Deglutinating}.] [L. deglutinatus, p. p. of deglutinare to deglutinate; de + glutinare to glue, gluten glue.] To loosen or separate by dissolving the glue which… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • deglutination — noun see deglutinate * * * deglutināˈtion noun • • • Main Entry: ↑deglutinate …   Useful english dictionary

  • deglutination — See deglutinate. * * * …   Universalium

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