celloidin

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noun cel·loi·din \se-ˈlȯi-dən\

Definition of celloidin

  1. :  a purified pyroxylin used chiefly in microscopy

Origin and Etymology of celloidin

cellulose + 1-oid + 1-in


First Known Use: 1883


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celloidin

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noun cel·loi·din \se-ˈlȯid-ən\

Medical Definition of celloidin

  1. :  a purified pyroxylin used chiefly in microscopy


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