abscisin

noun

ab·​sci·​sin ˈab-sə-sən How to pronounce abscisin (audio) ab-ˈsi-sᵊn How to pronounce abscisin (audio)

Word History

Etymology

abscision (variant of abscission) + -in entry 1abscision + -in

First Known Use

1961, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of abscisin was in 1961

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Cite this Entry

“Abscisin.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/abscisin. Accessed 22 Apr. 2024.

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