noun tan·a·ce·tin \ˌtanəˈsētən\

Definition of tanacetin



  1. :  the bitter principle C11H16O4 of the common tansy

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Origin and Etymology of tanacetin

International Scientific Vocabulary tanacet- (from New Latin Tanacetum, genus name of the tansy Tanacetum vulgare) + -in

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to cast off or become cast off

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