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cellulose


It keeps the scanner from recognizing the cellulose in the paper.
Kass Morgan  --  The 100
  a complex carbohydrate (polysaccharide) that is the chief constituent of all plant tissues and fibers
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  • It keeps the scanner from recognizing the cellulose in the paper.
    Kass Morgan  --  The 100
  • Most plastics, nylon, rayon, plant cellulose, and even glycogen in the human body were polymers.
    Michael Crichton  --  The Andromeda Strain
  • I mean, they have four stomachs for a reason — to eat products that have a high cellulose content.
    Eric Schlosser  --  Fast Food Nation
  • Saving paper, conserving paper, meant saving and conserving cellulose, the forests themselves, and the human labor needed to produce cellulose and paper—both labor and capital.
    Thomas Mann  --  The Magic Mountain

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  • Cellulose gold, she thought, tucking the tape under her belt flush to her backside and letting her coat tails cover it.
    Dan Brown  --  Angels & Demons
  • 3957 (October 30, 1970); A. Yoshida, S. Watanabe, and S. M. Gartler, "Identification of HeLa Cell Glucose 6-phosphate Dehydrogenase," Biochemical Genetics 5 (1971); W. D. Peterson et al., "Glucose-6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase Isoenzymes in Human Cell Cultures Determined by Sucrose-Agar Gel and Cellulose Acetate Zymograms," Proceedings of the Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine 128, no.
    Rebecca Skloot  --  The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
  • Saving paper, conserving paper, meant saving and conserving cellulose, the forests themselves, and the human labor needed to produce cellulose and paper—both labor and capital.
    Thomas Mann  --  The Magic Mountain
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Associated words [difficulty]:   cellulose [8]
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