Arabin
Arabin Ar"a*bin, n. 1. (Chem.) A carbohydrate, isomeric with cane sugar, contained in gum arabic, from which it is extracted as a white, amorphous substance. [1913 Webster]

2. Mucilage, especially that made of gum arabic. [1913 Webster]


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  • John Lintorn Arabin Simmons — Sir John Lintorn Arabin Simmons, GCB GCMG (* 12. Februar 1821 in Langford, Somerset; † 14. Februar 1903 in Hawley, Hampshire) war ein britischer Feldmarschall und Gouverneur von Malta. Sir John Lintorn Simmons …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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