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Synonyms for agarˈɑ gɑr, ˈæg ər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. agar, nutrient agar(noun)

    any culture medium that uses agar as the gelling agent

    nutrient agar, agar, agar-agar

  2. agar, agar-agar(noun)

    a colloidal extract of algae; used especially in culture media and as a gelling agent in foods

    nutrient agar, agar, agar-agar


  1. agar(noun)

    agar-agar, agal-agal, E406, gelling agent, stabiliser

  2. agar(noun)

    A gelatinous material obtained from the marine algae, used as a bacterial culture medium, in electrophoresis and as a food additive.

    E406, agal-agal, gelling agent, stabiliser, agar-agar

  3. agar(noun)

    An agarose, the principle constituent of the commercial gel.

    agal-agal, gelling agent, E406, stabiliser, agar-agar

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

hagar, plate, acar

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. AGAR

    Australian Group on Antimicrobial Resistance Study

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