glutenous

glutenous

[gloot-n-uhs]
adjective
1.
like gluten.
2.
containing gluten, especially in large amounts.

Origin:
gluten + -ous

nonglutenous, adjective

glutenous, glutinous, gluttonous.
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gluten (ˈɡluːtən)
 
n
a protein consisting of a mixture of glutelin and gliadin, present in cereal grains, esp wheat. A gluten-free diet is necessary in cases of coeliac disease
 
[C16: from Latin: glue]
 
'glutenous
 
adj

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