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  • n. A bitter crystalline substance constituting the essential principle of Natal aloes.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A bitter crystalline substance constituting the essential principle of Natal aloes. Cf. aloon.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A bitter principle contained in Natal or Cape aloes. See aloin.

Etymologies

From Natal aloes and -in. (Wiktionary)

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