Medical Dictionary

sarsasaponin

play play
noun sar·sa·sap·o·nin \-ˈsap-ə-nən, -sə-ˈpō-\
variants: also

sarsaponin

\ˌsär-\play

Medical Definition of sarsasaponin

  1. :  a saponin C45H74O17 obtained from sarsaparilla root


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up sarsasaponin? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

capable of being altered or controlled

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!