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- n. A compound, tetrahydro-3,4-dipiperonylfuran-2-ol, obtained from the cubeb / tailed pepper (Piper cubeba), that has some antiinflammatory activity
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An odorless substance (C10H10O3), crystallizing in small needles or scales, found in cubebs. Physiologically it seems to be inactive.
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