Avenalin

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Avenalin (Chem) A crystalline globulin, contained in oat kernels, very similar in composition to excelsin, but different in reactions and crystalline form.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n avenalin A crystallizable vegetable globulin found in the kernels of oats: similar to excelsin.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. avena, eats