hydroxyethylcellulose

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Etymology[edit]

hydroxyethyl +‎ cellulose

Noun[edit]

hydroxyethylcellulose (uncountable)

  1. (organic chemistry) A gelling and thickening agent derived from cellulose, used in cosmetics and cleaners.