lupulin

noun
lu·​pu·​lin | \ ˈlü-pyə-lən How to pronounce lupulin (audio) \

Medical Definition of lupulin

: a fine yellow resinous substance of the female catkin of the hop (Humulus lupulus of the mulberry family) from which humulon and lupulon are obtained

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“Lupulin.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/lupulin. Accessed 24 Feb. 2020.

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