Plumbagin Plum*ba"gin (pl[u^]m*b[=a]"j[i^]n), n. [L. plumbago leadwort, fr. plumbum lead; cf. F. plombagin.] (Chem.) A crystalline substance said to be found in the root of a certain plant of the Leadwort ({Plumbago}) family. [1913 Webster]

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