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[hahy-druh-sel-yuh-lohs] /ˌhaɪ drəˈsɛl yəˌloʊs/

a gelatinous substance obtained by the partial hydrolysis of , used chiefly in the manufacture of paper, mercerized cotton, and viscose rayon.
/ˌhaɪdrəʊˈsɛljʊˌləʊs; -ˌləʊz/
a gelatinous material consisting of hydrated cellulose, made by treating cellulose with water, acids, or alkalis: used in making paper, viscose rayon, and mercerized cotton


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