Ligustrin

Ligustrin

Li*gus"trin\ (l[-i]*g[u^]s"tr[i^]n), n. (Chem.) A bitter principle found in the bark of the privet (Ligustrum vulgare), and extracted as a white crystalline substance with a warm, bitter taste; -- called also ligustron.
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