coniferin

noun co·nif·er·in \kōˈnifərə̇n, kəˈ-\

Definition of coniferin

plural

-s

  1. :  a crystalline glucoside C16H22O8 found especially in the cambium of coniferous trees

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Origin and Etymology of coniferin

International Scientific Vocabulary conifer + -in; originally formed as German koniferin


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