esculetin

noun

es·​cu·​le·​tin
variants or aesculetin
: a crystalline lactone C9H6O4 obtained by hydrolysis of esculin

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“Esculetin.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/esculetin. Accessed 23 Jun. 2024.

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