suint


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suint

(swint),
The natural grease in sheep's wool, from which the official wool fat (anhydrous lanolin) is extracted.
[Fr. wool-grease]

suint

the water-soluble fraction of wool yolk.
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Field tests conducted by CSIRO and the Victorian Department of Agriculture State Chemical Laboratory, have shown that the potassium concentrate from suint is as good if not better than muriate of potash in improving pasture crop yields