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cellulose

noun [U] uk   /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
Translations of “cellulose”
in Vietnamese xenluloza…
in Spanish celulosa…
in Thai เซลลูโลส…
in Malaysian selulosa…
in French cellulose…
in German die Zellulose…
in Chinese (Traditional) (植物)纖維素(用於造紙、人造纖維及塑膠)…
in Indonesian selulosa…
in Russian целлюлоза…
in Turkish selüloz, kağıt hammaddesi…
in Chinese (Simplified) (植物)纤维素(用于造纸、人造纤维及塑料)…
in Polish celuloza…
(Definition of cellulose from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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