laminarin

noun lam·i·nar·in \ ˌlam-ə-ˈner-ən \

Definition of laminarin

: a polysaccharide that is found in various brown algae and yields only glucose on hydrolysis

Origin and Etymology of laminarin

International Scientific Vocabulary laminar- (from New Latin Laminaria) + 1-in


Medical Dictionary

laminarin

noun lam·i·nar·in \ ˌlam-ə-ˈner-ən, -ˈnar- \

medical Definition of laminarin

: a polysaccharide that is found in various brown algae and yields only glucose on hydrolysis

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