Zymome

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Zymome (Old Chem) A glutinous substance, insoluble in alcohol, resembling legumin; -- now called vegetable fibrin vegetable albumin, or gluten casein.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n zymome An old name for the gluten of wheat that is insoluble in alcohol. Also zimome.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Zymome zī′mōm an old name for the part of gluten insoluble in alcohol.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Gr. a fermented mixture