- A carbohydrate, isomeric with cane sugar, within gum arabic.
- Mucilage, specially that manufactured from gum arabic.
- A carbohydrate, isomeric with cane sugar, contained in gum arabic, where it is removed as a white, amorphous material.
- Mucilage, particularly that made of gum arabic.
- a number of gum, (C6H10O5)2 + H2O, soluble in cold-water; arabic acid.