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amygdalin

noun amyg·da·lin \-lən\

Definition of AMYGDALIN

:  a white crystalline cyanogenetic glucoside C20H27NO11 found especially in the seeds of the apricot, peach, and bitter almond — compare laetrile
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Origin of AMYGDALIN

Latin amygdala
First Known Use: 1651
Medical Dictionary

amygdalin

noun amyg·da·lin \ə-ˈmig-də-lən\

Medical Definition of AMYGDALIN

:  a white crystalline cyanogenetic glucoside C20H27NO11 found especially in the seeds of the apricot, peach, and bitter almond

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