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lecithin

lec·i·thin

lecithin

 
pronunciation:
le s thihn
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: any of a group of fatty substances containing phosphorus that are found in all animal and plant tissues and in egg yolk.
definition 2: a commercial preparation of this substance, produced primarily from egg yolks, corn, and soybeans and used to process foods, cosmetics, and inks.
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