oxycellulose

noun oxy·cellulose \¦äksē+\

Definition of oxycellulose

  1. :  any of several substances formed by the oxidation of cellulose either naturally (as in wood fiber) or artificially (as in cotton bleached too much) — compare oxidized cellulose

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Origin and Etymology of oxycellulose

International Scientific Vocabulary 2oxy- + cellulose


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