What is another word for lignin?

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[ lˈɪɡnɪn], [ lˈɪɡnɪn], [ l_ˈɪ_ɡ_n_ɪ_n]

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Lignin is a polysaccharide that can be found in plants and more commonly in wood. It is a main structural component of cellulose, hemicelluloses, and lignin- 1944. Despite its common name, lignin does not contain any nitrogen atoms. Lignin is a large biomolecule, consisting of a repeating unit of s-lactams with a C-6 hydroxyl group. It has a characteristic smell, which some people attribute to the wood tar that was used in medieval wood preservation.

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