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cumarin

[koo-muh-rin] /ˈku mə rɪn/
noun, Chemistry
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coumarin

/ˈkuːmərɪn/
noun
1.
a white vanilla-scented crystalline ester, used in perfumes and flavourings and as an anticoagulant. Formula: C9H6O2
Derived Forms
coumaric, cumaric, adjective
Word Origin
C19: from French coumarine, from coumarou tonka-bean tree, from Spanish cumarú, from Tupi
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