glycyrrhizin

noun

glyc·​yr·​rhi·​zin -ˈrīz-ᵊn How to pronounce glycyrrhizin (audio)
: a crystalline glycosidic acid C42H62O16 constituting the sweet constituent of glycyrrhiza

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“Glycyrrhizin.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/glycyrrhizin. Accessed 21 Feb. 2024.

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