gentiopicrin

noun

gen·​ti·​o·​pic·​rin -ˈpik-rən How to pronounce gentiopicrin (audio)
: a bitter crystalline glucoside C16H20O9 obtained from gentians and especially from gentian root

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“Gentiopicrin.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/gentiopicrin. Accessed 22 May. 2024.

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