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arabin


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Arabin  \Ar"a*bin\,  n. 
  1.  (Chem.)  A  carbohydrate,  isomeric  with  cane  sugar, 
  contained  in  gum  arabic,  from  which  it  is  extracted  as  a 
  white,  amorphous  substance. 
 
  2.  Mucilage,  especially  that  made  of  gum  arabic.