Sinigrin
Sinigrin Sin"i*grin, n. [From NL. Sinapis nigra.] (Chem.) A glucoside found in the seeds of black mustard ({Brassica nigra}, formerly {Sinapis nigra}) It resembles sinalbin, and consists of a potassium salt of myronic acid. [1913 Webster]

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  • Sinigrin — Sinigrin …   Wikipedia

  • Sinigrīn — Sinigrīn, s. Senföl …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Sinigrin — Strukturformel Allgemeines Name Sinigrin Andere Namen 1 ( …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Sinigrin — Si|ni|g|rin [Kurzw. aus nlat. Sinapis (eigtl. Brassica) nigra = Schwarzer Senf (Bot.) u. ↑ in (3)], das; s; Syn.: Kaliummyronat: ein Glucosinolat, das durch ↑ Myrosinase (Sinigrinase) zu Allylisothiocyanat abgebaut wird. * * * Sinigr …   Universal-Lexikon

  • sinigrin — /sin i grin/, n. Chem. a colorless, crystalline, water soluble solid, KC10H16NO9S2·H2O, found chiefly in the seeds of the black mustard, that deters some insect predators. Also called potassium myronate. [1875 80; < NL Sin(apis n)igr(a) species… …   Universalium

  • sinigrin — noun A toxic glycoside found in many brassicas …   Wiktionary

  • sinigrin — sin·i·grin sin i grin n a crystalline glucoside C10H16KNO9S2 found in the seeds of black mustard (Brassica nigra) from which allyl isothiocyanate is obtained compare MUSTARD OIL (1) * * * sin·i·grin (sinґĭ grin) potassium myronate, a… …   Medical dictionary

  • Sinigrin — Si|ni|grin* das; s Kunstw. aus lat. sinapis nigra »schwarzer Senf« u. ↑...in> in dem Samen des Schwarzen Senfs u. in anderen Kreuzblütlern enthaltenes ↑Glykosid, das bei der ↑Hydrolyse in Senföl u. Traubenzucker gespalten wird (Biochem.) …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • sinigrin — n. potassium myronate, colorless crystalline compound found in black mustard seeds and horseradish root (Chemistry) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sinigrin — sin·i·grin …   English syllables

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