noun cu·min·o·in \kyüˈminəwə̇n\

Definition of cuminoin



  1. :  a white crystalline compound C20H24O2 prepared from cumaldehyde and analogous to benzoin

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Origin and Etymology of cuminoin

International Scientific Vocabulary cumin + -oin (as in benzoin); originally formed as German kuminoin

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to cast off or become cast off

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