A clear, sweet syrupy liquid extracted from animal fats and vegetable oils, and is a by-product of soap manufacturing. It is used in small amounts in certain cake, pastry, and icing mixtures to maintain moistness and extend shelf life.
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Synonym: glycerol. ... (05 Mar 2000) ...
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(glis´әr-in) a clear, colorless, syrupy liquid, used as an osmotic diuretic to reduce intraocular pressure, a laxative, a soothing agent in cough preparations, and as a moistening agent and solvent for drugs; it is a trihydric sugar alcohol, being the alcoholic component of fats. See also gly...
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• (n.) Alt. of Glycerine
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(from the article `glycerol`) ...soaps from animal and vegetable fats and oils, but industrial syntheses based on propylene or sugar has accounted for an increasingly large ...
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A colorless, odorless, syrupy liquid made from fats and oils and used to retain moisture and add sweetness to foods. It also helps to prevent sugar crystallization in foods like candy. Stir into icing to restore consistency or use to soften fondant or royal icing. Can be used to soften dried icing c...
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Type: Term Pronunciation: glis′ĕr-in Synonyms: glycerol
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A triatomic alcohol (glycerol) byproduct created during saponification. Used in food, cosmetics, soaps and lubricants.
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Glycerin can be found in moisturizers; it holds water particles together.
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1) Alcohol 2) Glycerine 3) Glycerol
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