bassorin

noun
bas·​so·​rin | \ ˈbas-ə-rən How to pronounce bassorin (audio) , ˈbəs- How to pronounce bassorin (audio) \

Medical Definition of bassorin

: a substance that is a constituent of some gums (as tragacanth) and is insoluble in water but swells to form a gel — compare tragacanthin

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“Bassorin.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/bassorin. Accessed 30 Sep. 2020.

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