Origin: Etym. Uncert.
3. The skin of a sheep or lamb that has died of disease. Mort cloth, the pall spread over a coffin; black cloth indicative or mourning; funeral hangings. Mort stone, a large stone by the wayside on which the bearers rest a coffin.
Origin: F, death, fr. L. Mors, mortis.
Origin: Etymol. Uncertain.
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... between pectin and the cell wall protein extensin. (2099) Sponsors: U.S. Department of Energy, Oklahoma Agricultural Experiment Station PI: Andrew Mort Improving the Industrial Uses of Oklahoma Wheat The long-term goal of this research is to understand the basic properties of gliadin (high and ...
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