umbelliferone

noun

um·​bel·​lif·​er·​one -ˌrōn How to pronounce umbelliferone (audio)
: a crystalline phenolic lactone C9H6O3 obtained by the distillation of resins (as galbanum or asafetida) from various plants of the family Umbelliferae

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“Umbelliferone.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/umbelliferone. Accessed 14 Jul. 2024.

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