senegin

noun
sen·​e·​gin | \ ˈsenəjə̇n\
plural -s

Definition of senegin

: a saponin obtained from seneca snakeroot as an amorphous yellow powder

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History and Etymology for senegin

German, from New Latin senega (specific epithet of Polygala senega seneca snakeroot, from English senega) + German -in

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