Meaning of “glycerine” in the English Dictionary

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"glycerine" in British English

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glycerinenoun [ U ]

US also glycerin uk /ˈɡlɪs.ər.iːn/ /ˈɡlɪs.ər.ɪn/ us /ˈɡlɪs.ɚ.riːn/ /ˈɡlɪs.ɚ.rɪn/

a sweet, thick, clear liquid used in making explosives and medicines and for making food sweet

(Definition of “glycerine” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)