glycerine

See also: glycérine

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EtymologyEdit

From glyco- + -ine, from French glycérine, from Ancient Greek γλυκερός (glukerós, sweet) (compare γλυκύς (glukús, sweet)).

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glycerine (countable and uncountable, plural glycerines)

  1. (organic chemistry) The common name for glycerol, glycerin or E422.

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