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emodin

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emodin

noun em·o·din \ˈem-ə-dən\

Definition of EMODIN

:  an orange crystalline phenolic compound C15H10O5 that is obtained from plants (as rhubarb and cascara buckthorn) and is used as a laxative
March 02, 2015
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Having a changeable luster or color
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