adipocellulose

noun

ad·​i·​po·​cel·​lu·​lose
¦a-də-(ˌ)pō-ˈsel-yə-ˌlōs
plural -s
: cellulose associated with suberin in the cell walls of cork tissue

Word History

Etymology

adip- + cellulose

First Known Use

1887, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of adipocellulose was in 1887

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“Adipocellulose.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/adipocellulose. Accessed 12 Apr. 2024.

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