iridin

noun
iri·​din | \ ˈir-əd-ən How to pronounce iridin (audio) , ˈīr- How to pronounce iridin (audio) \

Medical Definition of iridin

1 : a crystalline glucoside C24H26O13 occurring especially in orrisroot
2 : an oleoresin prepared from the common blue flag for use as a purgative and liver stimulant

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“Iridin.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/iridin. Accessed 23 Nov. 2020.

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