Alantin
Alantin A*lan"tin, n. [G. alant elecampane, the Inula helenium of Linn[ae]us.] (Chem.) See {Inulin}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Inulin — In u*lin, n. [From NL. {Inula Helenium}, the elecampane: cf. F. inuline.] (Chem.) A substance of very wide occurrence. It is found dissolved in the sap of the roots and rhizomes of many composite and other plants, as {Inula}, {Helianthus},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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