glycerin

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French glycérine, from Ancient Greek γλυκερός (glukeros, sweet).

Noun[edit]

glycerin (uncountable)

  1. (organic chemistry) Alternative spelling of glycerine.

References[edit]

  • glycerin” in Douglas Harper, Online Etymology Dictionary (2001).