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quassin

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[ˈkwasɪn], (Noun)

Definitions:
- A bitter compound isolated from the wood of Quassia amara and Picrasma excelsa, with insecticidal, antipyretic, and other medicinal properties.


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Origin:
early 19th century. From quassia or its etymon scientific Latin Quassia + -in




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