Dulcamarin
Dulcamarin Dul`ca*ma"rin, n. (Chem.) A glucoside extracted from the bittersweet ({Solanum Dulcamara}), as a yellow amorphous substance. It probably occasions the compound taste. See {Bittersweet}, 3 (a) . [1913 Webster]

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  • Solanum Dulcamara — Dulcamarin Dul ca*ma rin, n. (Chem.) A glucoside extracted from the bittersweet ({Solanum Dulcamara}), as a yellow amorphous substance. It probably occasions the compound taste. See {Bittersweet}, 3 (a) . [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Solānum — L. (Nachtschatten), Gattung der Solanazeen, niederliegende oder aufrechte Kräuter, Sträucher oder kleine Bäume von sehr verschiedenem Habitus, bisweilen kletternd, oft zottig, sternfilzig oder drüsig behaart, auch stachelig, mit abwechselnden,… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

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