Definition of loganin
: a crystalline glucoside C17H26O10 obtained especially from nux vomica and the buckbean
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Origin and Etymology of loganin
International Scientific Vocabulary logan- (from New Latin Loganiaceae, family to which nux vomica belongs) + -in
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