Urechitin
Urechitin U`re*chi"tin, n. (Chem.) A glucoside extracted from the leaves of a certain plant ({Urechitis suberecta}) as a bitter white crystalline substance. [1913 Webster]

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  • urechitin — urech·i·tin (u rekґĭ tin) a poisonous glycoside from Urechites suberecta …   Medical dictionary

  • Urechitis suberecta — Urechitin U re*chi tin, n. (Chem.) A glucoside extracted from the leaves of a certain plant ({Urechitis suberecta}) as a bitter white crystalline substance. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Urechitoxin — U re*chi*tox in, n. [Urechitin + toxic + in.] (Chem.) A poisonous glucoside found accompanying urechitin, and extracted as a bitter white crystalline substance. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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