absinthin

noun

ab·​sin·​thin ab-ˈsin(t)-thən How to pronounce absinthin (audio) ˈab-ˌ How to pronounce absinthin (audio)
: a bitter white crystalline compound C15H20O4 constituting the bitter principle of wormwood

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“Absinthin.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/absinthin. Accessed 15 Jul. 2024.

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