sarsasaponin

noun
sar·​sa·​sap·​o·​nin | \ -ˈsap-ə-nən How to pronounce sarsasaponin (audio) , -sə-ˈpō- How to pronounce sarsasaponin (audio) \
variants: also sarsaponin \ ˌsär-​ How to pronounce sarsasaponin (audio) \

Medical Definition of sarsasaponin

: a saponin C45H74O17 obtained from sarsaparilla root

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“Sarsasaponin.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/sarsasaponin. Accessed 27 Jan. 2021.

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