verbenalin

noun
ver·​be·​na·​lin | \ və(r)ˈbēnᵊlə̇n \
plural -s

Definition of verbenalin

: a bitter crystalline glucoside C17H24O10 in the flowers of the common vervain (Verbena officinalis)

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History and Etymology for verbenalin

International Scientific Vocabulary verben- (from New Latin Verbena) + -alin (as in digitalin)

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“Verbenalin.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/verbenalin. Accessed 18 May. 2022.

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