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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Any of various water-soluble colloidal carbohydrates that occur in ripe fruit and vegetables.

Usage examples (33)
  • Why go to that effort when pectin is readily available?
  • Stir in pectin, bring back to a boil, and boil for one minute.
  • Apples are high in pectin, a soluble and help stabilize blood sugar levels.
  • The market for low ester pectin is the fastest growing of all pectin markets. for more
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