ligustron
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}. [1913 Webster]

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  • 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}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ligustrum vulgare — 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}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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