tutin

noun

tu·​tin
ˈtütə̇n
plural -s
: a poisonous crystalline glucoside C15H18O6 obtained from the tutu and other plants of the genus Coriaria

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Etymology

tutu entry 1 + -in

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“Tutin.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tutin. Accessed 26 Sep. 2022.

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