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English definition of “cellulose”

cellulose

noun [U]     /ˈsel.jʊ.ləʊs/ US  /-loʊs/
the main substance in the cell walls of plants , also used in making paper , artificial threads and cloth , and plastics Plant biochemistry
(Definition of cellulose noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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