bitter principle

noun

Medical Definition of bitter principle

: any of various neutral substances of strong bitter taste (as aloin) extracted from plants

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“Bitter principle.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/bitter%20principle. Accessed 3 Jul. 2022.

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