hemicelluloses defined in 1951 yearhemicelluloses - hemicelluloses;
hemicelluloses - Heterogeneous group of long-chain poly-saccharides distinct from cellulose (basic units are arabinose, xylose, mannose or galactose) forming part of the cell wall of plants, especially in lignified tissue; may function as reserve food materials especially in seeds, e.g. endosperm of date seeds.
near hemicelluloses in Knolik
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