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deglutinate

[dee-gloot-n-eyt] /diˈglut nˌeɪt/
verb (used with object), deglutinated, deglutinating.
1.
to extract the gluten from.
Origin
1600-1610
1600-10; < Latin dēglūtinātus (past participle of dēglūtināre to unglue), equivalent to dē- de- + glūtinātus glued (glūtin- (see gluten) + -ātus -ate1)
Related forms
deglutination, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for deglutinate

deglutinate

/diːˈɡluːtɪˌneɪt/
verb
1.
(transitive) to extract the gluten from (a cereal, esp wheat)
Derived Forms
deglutination, noun
Word Origin
C17: from Latin dēglūtināre to unglue, from de- + glūtināre, from glūtenglue
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