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Webster

English Word:

coumarin


English Pronunciation:

cou•ma•rin


Noun:


⇨Etymology

(French), from coumarou, a tree of Guiana.


⇨Definition

(km-rn),



Noun:


⇨Definition

(Chemistry) The concrete essence of the tonka bean, the fruit of Dipterix (formerly Coumarouna) odorata and consisting essentially of coumarin proper, which is a white crystalline substance, C9H6O2, of vanilla- like odor, regarded as an anhydride of coumaric acid, and used in flavoring. Coumarin in also made artificially.



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Wiktionary

Noun:

coumarin (plural coumarins) (organic chemistry) the bicyclic aromatic compound 1,2-benzopyrone or any of its derivatives


Reference:

coumarin

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