Definición de agar en inglés:

agar

Saltos de línea: agar
Pronunciación: /ˈeɪgɑː
 
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(also agar-agar /eɪgɑːrˈeɪgɑː/)

sustantivo

[mass noun]
  • A gelatinous substance obtained from certain red seaweeds and used in biological culture media and as a thickener in foods.
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • The gelatinizing agent was a Japanese seaweed called agar-agar, commonly found in organic stores.
    • To study these bacteria he grew them in glass Petri dishes on a substance called agar, in his laboratory.
    • Precipitation of a peptide in the top agar with subsequent release of amino acids can also lead to confounding results.

Origen

early 19th century: from Malay.

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