celloidin


cel·loi·din

noun \se-ˈli-dən\

Definition of CELLOIDIN

:  a purified pyroxylin used chiefly in microscopy

Origin of CELLOIDIN

cellulose + 1-oid + 1-in
First Known Use: 1883

cel·loi·din

noun \se-ˈlid-ən\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of CELLOIDIN

: a purified pyroxylin used chiefly in microscopy

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