Definition of tunicin
: a substance in the test of many tunicates that resembles the cellulose of plants
Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:
- More than 250,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
- Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
- Advanced search features
- Ad free!
Origin and Etymology of tunicin
2tunicate + -in
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up tunicin? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).