Rhodeoretin

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Rhodeoretin (Chem) Same as Convolvuln.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n rhodeoretin One of the elements of resin of jalap, identical with jalapin and convolvulin. It is hard, and insoluble in ether.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Rhodeoretin rō-dē-or′e-tin one of the elements of resin of jalap
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Gr. the rose + resin
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Gr. rhodon, rose, rhētinē, resin.