tephrosin

noun
teph·ro·sin | \ ˈtefrəsə̇n \
plural -s

Definition of tephrosin 

: a crystalline compound C23H22O7 that is obtained from the leaves of a leguminous plant (Tephrosia vogelii) and from the roots of derris and cube and that is isomeric with toxicarol; hydroxy-deguelin

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