Alantin

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Alantin (Chem) See Inulin.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n alantin A substance resembling starch, found in the root of elecampane; inulin (which see).
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
G. alant, elecampane, the Inula helenium, of Linnæus