follow Dictionary.com

Is irregardless a word?

coniferin

[koh-nif-er-in, kuh-] /koʊˈnɪf ər ɪn, kə-/
noun, Chemistry
1.
a grayish-white, water-soluble powder, C 16 H 22 O 8 ⋅2H 2 O, obtained from the cambium of coniferous trees and from asparagus: used chiefly in the manufacture of vanillin.
Origin of coniferin
1865-1870
1865-70; conifer + -in2
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for coniferin
Historical Examples

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for coniferin

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for coniferin

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for coniferin