tunicin

noun
tu·​ni·​cin | \ ˈt(y)ünəsə̇n \
plural -s

Definition of tunicin

: a substance in the test of many tunicates that resembles the cellulose of plants

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History and Etymology for tunicin

tunic(ate) + -in

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“Tunicin.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tunicin. Accessed 13 Jun. 2021.

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