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granulitic
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granulose definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

adj
1: composed of or covered with particles resembling meal in texture or consistency; "granular sugar"; "the photographs were grainy and indistinct"; "it left a mealy residue" [syn: farinaceous, coarse-grained, grainy, granular, granulose, gritty, mealy]

Merriam Webster's

adjective Date: 1852 granular; especially having the surface roughened with granules

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Granulose Gran"u*lose`, n. [From Granule.] (Physiol. Chem.) The main constituent of the starch grain or granule, in distinction from the framework of cellulose. Unlike cellulose, it is colored blue by iodine, and is converted into dextrin and sugar by boiling acids and amylolytic ferments.



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