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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An aromatic crystalline compound, CH3CO.C6H3(OH)(OCH3), found in the bark of the root of Pæonia Moutan. It is the monomethyl ether of dihydroxyacetophenone.

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