al·​lant·​ox·​a·​idin | \ ˌaˌlaˌltäkˈsāədᵊn \
plural -s

Definition of allantoxaidin

: a crystalline compound C3H3N3O2 derived from allantoxanic acid by decarboxylation; 5-imino-hydantoin

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First Known Use of allantoxaidin

1890, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for allantoxaidin

International Scientific Vocabulary allantoxanic + -idin

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“Allantoxaidin.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 1 Dec. 2020.

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