Definitions

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  • n. A white crystalline substance obtained from castoreum.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A white crystalline substance obtained from castoreum.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An animal principle obtained by boiling castor in six times its weight of alcohol, and filtering the liquid, from which the castorin is deposited.

Etymologies

castor +‎ -in (Wiktionary)

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