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ligustrin

ligustrin


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Ligustrin  \Li*gus"trin\  (l[-i]*g[u^]s"tr[i^]n),  n.  (Chem.) 
  A  bitter  principle  found  in  the  bark  of  the  privet  (Ligustrum 
  vulgare),  and  extracted  as  a  white  crystalline  substance  with 
  a  warm,  bitter  taste;  --  called  also  {ligustron}.