dhurrin

noun
dhur·​rin
variants: or less commonly durrin \ ˈdu̇rə̇n \
plural -s

Definition of dhurrin

: a crystalline cyanogenetic glucoside C14H17NO7 found in durra at a certain stage in its growth

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History and Etymology for dhurrin

dhurra + -in

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“Dhurrin.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dhurrin. Accessed 6 Mar. 2021.

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