sesamolin

noun
ses·​a·​mo·​lin | \ ˈsesəməˌlin, seˈsamələ̇n \
plural -s

Definition of sesamolin

: a crystalline cyclic ether C20H18O7 that is obtained from sesame oil, that is closely related chemically to sesamin, and that is an even more powerful synergist for pyrethrum insecticides

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History and Etymology for sesamolin

sesamol + -in

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“Sesamolin.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sesamolin. Accessed 24 Oct. 2021.

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