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gliadin

noun gli·a·din \ˈglī-ə-dən\

Definition of GLIADIN

:  prolamin; especially :  one obtained by alcoholic extraction of gluten from wheat and rye

Origin of GLIADIN

Italian gliadina, from Middle Greek glia
First Known Use: circa 1828
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gliadin

noun gli·a·din \ˈglī-əd-ən\

Medical Definition of GLIADIN

:  prolamin; especially :  one obtained by alcoholic extraction of gluten from wheat and rye

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