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English definition of “agar”


noun [U]     /ˈeɪ.ɡɑːr/ US  /-ɡɑːr/ specialized
a thick, clear substance that comes from seaweed, used for growing organisms such as bacteria in scientific work, and also for making liquids thickerLaboratory equipmentAdditives in food and drinks
(Definition of agar noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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