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Synonyms for chitin
ˈkaɪ tɪnchitin

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  1. chitinnoun

    a tough semitransparent horny substance; the principal component of the exoskeletons of arthropods and the cell walls of certain fungi

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  1. armor

    hard or protective

    the spiders armor or chitin is very hard.

    Submitted by rinat on September 4, 2019  

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