al·​oe-em·​o·​din ˌal-ō-ˈem-ə-dən How to pronounce aloe-emodin (audio)
: an orange-yellow crystalline cathartic compound C15H10O5 obtained from aloes, rhubarb, and senna leaves

Dictionary Entries Near aloe-emodin

Cite this Entry

“Aloe-emodin.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Jul. 2024.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!