Simple Definition of glycerin
: a thick, sweet, clear liquid used in making medicines, food, soap, etc.
Full Definition of glycerin
Variants of glycerin
glycerineplay \ˈglis-rən, ˈgli-sə-\
Origin and Etymology of glycerin
French glycérine, from Greek glykeros sweet; akin to Greek glykys
First Known Use: 1830
Medical Definition of glycerin
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