noun pic·e·in \ˈpisēə̇n, ˈpīs-\

Definition of picein



  1. :  a bitter crystalline glucoside C14H18O7 obtained especially from the needles of the Norway spruce and from the barks of willows

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Origin and Etymology of picein

New Latin Picea (genus name of the Norway spruce Picea abies) + International Scientific Vocabulary -in

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to cast off or become cast off

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