noun Date: 1947 an acid ether derivative of cellulose that in the form of its sodium salt is used as a thickening, emulsifying, and stabilizing agent and as a bulk laxative in medicine

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  • carboxymethylcellulose — A cellulose derivative which forms a colloidal dispersion in water; indigestible and nonabsorbable systemically; absorbs water and is used as a bulk laxative. Can also be used as a suspending agent. * * * car·boxy·meth·yl·cel·lu·lose (.)kär .bäk… …   Medical dictionary

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  • carboxymethylcellulose — car•box•y•meth•yl•cel•lu•lose [[t]kɑrˌbɒk siˌmɛθ əlˈsɛl yəˌloʊs[/t]] n. chem. a white, water soluble polymer derived from cellulose, used as a coating and sizing for paper and textiles, a food stabilizer, and an appetite suppressor • Etymology:… …   From formal English to slang

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