plural -s
: a pale yellow crystalline flavono pigment C15H10O7 found in old fustic and osage orange

Word History


French morine, from New Latin Morus + French -ine; from the former belief that the fustic tree belonged to the genus Morus

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“Morin.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Sep. 2023.

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