Limonin Li*mo"nin (l[-i]*m[=o]"n[i^]n), n. [From NL. Citrus Medica, var. Limonum, the scientific name of the lemon.] (Chem.) A bitter, white, crystalline substance found in orange and lemon seeds. [1913 Webster]

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  • Limonīn — Limonīn, so v.w. Limon …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Limonin — Chembox new ImageFile = Limonin.svg ImageSize = IUPACName = 7,16 Dioxo 7,16 dideoxylimondiol OtherNames = limonoate D ring lactone, limonoic acid di delta lactone Section1 = Chembox Identifiers CASNo = 1180 71 8 PubChem = 65071 SMILES = CC1(C2CC( …   Wikipedia

  • limonín — a m (ȋ) umetno narejena kislina v prahu za osvežujočo pijačo z okusom po limoni: kupiti limonin …   Slovar slovenskega knjižnega jezika

  • limónin — a o prid. (ọ̑) nanašajoč se na limono: okrasiti pečeno ribo z limoninimi krhlji; limonin sok; limonina lupina / dodati jedi nastrgano limonino lupinico zunanji, rumeni del lupine …   Slovar slovenskega knjižnega jezika

  • limonin — lim·o·nin …   English syllables

  • limonin — ˈlimənə̇n, ˈlīm noun ( s) Etymology: French limonine, from limon lemon + ine more at lemon : a bitter lactone C26H30O8 found especially in lemon seeds, in the pulp and seeds of navel oranges, and in the bark of amur cork trees …   Useful english dictionary

  • Limonin-D-ring-lactonase — In enzymology, a limonin D ring lactonase (EC number| is an enzyme that catalyzes the chemical reaction:limonoate D ring lactone + H2O ightleftharpoons limonoateThus, the two substrates of this enzyme are limonoate D ring lactone and H2O …   Wikipedia

  • Limonoid glucosyltransferase — In enzymology, a limonoid glucosyltransferase (EC number| is an enzyme that catalyzes the chemical reaction:UDP glucose + limonin ightleftharpoons glucosyl limonin + UDPThus, the two substrates of this enzyme are UDP glucose and limonin …   Wikipedia

  • Limonoid — Limonoids are phytochemicals, abundant in citrus fruit and other plants of the classes Rutaceae and Meliaceae.. Currently limonoids are under investigation for a wide variety of therapeutic effects such as antiviral, antifungal, antibacterial,… …   Wikipedia

  • Neohesperidin dihydrochalcone — Neohesperidin dihydrochalcone[1] IUPAC name …   Wikipedia

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