Helleborin
Helleborin Hel*leb"o*rin (? or ?), n. (Chem.) A poisonous glucoside found in several species of hellebore, and extracted as a white crystalline substance with a sharp tingling taste. It possesses the essential virtues of the plant; -- called also {elleborin}. [1913 Webster]

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  • helleborin — /he leb euh rin, hel euh bawr in, bohr /, n. a colorless, crystalline, water insoluble, poisonous solid, C28H36O6, obtained from the rhizome and root of certain hellebores, and used in medicine chiefly as a purgative. [1870 75; HELLEBORE + IN2] * …   Universalium

  • helleborin — A toxic glycoside from Veratrum viride (green hellebore); a narcotic …   Medical dictionary

  • helleborin — /he leb euh rin, hel euh bawr in, bohr /, n. a colorless, crystalline, water insoluble, poisonous solid, C28H36O6, obtained from the rhizome and root of certain hellebores, and used in medicine chiefly as a purgative. [1870 75; HELLEBORE + IN2] …   Useful english dictionary

  • elleborin — Helleborin Hel*leb o*rin (? or ?), n. (Chem.) A poisonous glucoside found in several species of hellebore, and extracted as a white crystalline substance with a sharp tingling taste. It possesses the essential virtues of the plant; called also… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Christrose — Schneerose Schneerose (Helleborus niger) Systematik Ordnung: Hahnenfußartige (Ranunculales) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Helleborus niger — Schneerose Schneerose (Helleborus niger) Systematik Ordnung: Hahnenfußartige (Ranunculales) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • Schwarze Nieswurz — Schneerose Schneerose (Helleborus niger) Systematik Ordnung: Hahnenfußartige (Ranunculales) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Helleboreïn — C26H44O15 findet sich in der Wurzel und den Wurzelblättern von Helleborus viridis und H. niger, bildet farb und geruchlose Kristalle, schmeckt süßlich, löst sich in Wasser und Alkohol, nicht in Äther, zersetzt sich beim Erhitzen und zerfällt beim …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Elleborin — El*leb o*rin, n. See {Helleborin}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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