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gum arabic


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A gum exuded from trees of the genus Acacia. Structurally it is a heteroglycan containing d‐galactose, l‐arabinose, l‐rhamnose, and d‐glucuronic acid. It is used in industry, e.g. in the manufacture ...

Subjects: Medicine and Health — Chemistry.


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