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See definition of pectin on Dictionary.com
  • as inpreserves
  • as injelly

synonyms for pectin

  • gelatin
  • jelly
  • marmalade
  • confiture
  • conserve
  • extract
  • jam
  • jell
  • spread
  • sweet
  • storage and use as a condiment confection
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How to use pectin in a sentence

As the fruit ripens the pectase acts upon the pectose, which is insoluble in water, converting it into pectin, which is soluble.
CANNED FRUIT, PRESERVES, AND JELLIES: HOUSEHOLD METHODS OF PREPARATIONMARIA PARLOA
If the pectin collects in two or three masses, use 2/3 to ¾ as much sugar as juice.
A LITTLE PRESERVING BOOK FOR A LITTLE GIRLAMY WATERMAN
The pectin may be supplied by the addition of the juice of crab-apples or under-ripe grapes.
A LITTLE PRESERVING BOOK FOR A LITTLE GIRLAMY WATERMAN
To be satisfactory, jelly must be made from fruit juice containing pectin and acid.
A LITTLE PRESERVING BOOK FOR A LITTLE GIRLAMY WATERMAN
If the third extraction shows much pectin a fourth extraction may be made.
A LITTLE PRESERVING BOOK FOR A LITTLE GIRLAMY WATERMAN
Fruits which contain pectin but lack sufficient acid are peach, pear, quince, sweet apple and guava.
A LITTLE PRESERVING BOOK FOR A LITTLE GIRLAMY WATERMAN
Measure juice and sugar in proportions indicated by the test for pectin or as directed under "Jelly Making without Test."
A LITTLE PRESERVING BOOK FOR A LITTLE GIRLAMY WATERMAN
Pectin is also a carbohydrate that is found in large quantities in some fruits, while in other fruits it is lacking.
WOMAN'S INSTITUTE LIBRARY OF COOKERY, VOL. 5WOMAN'S INSTITUTE OF DOMESTIC ARTS AND SCIENCES
They cannot be used for jelly, because they do not contain sufficient acid nor pectin.
WOMAN'S INSTITUTE LIBRARY OF COOKERY, VOL. 5WOMAN'S INSTITUTE OF DOMESTIC ARTS AND SCIENCES
Peaches are not satisfactory for jelly making, because they do not contain pectin.
WOMAN'S INSTITUTE LIBRARY OF COOKERY, VOL. 5WOMAN'S INSTITUTE OF DOMESTIC ARTS AND SCIENCES
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WORDS RELATED TO PECTIN

  • extract
  • gelatin
  • jell
  • mass
  • pectin
  • preserve
  • pulp
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