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  • n. A glucoside of coniferyl alcohol found in conifers

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A glucoside extracted from the cambium layer of coniferous trees as a white crystalline substance.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A crystalline glucoside (C16H22O8 + 2H2O) existing in coniferous woods, and perhaps in all wood-tissue. Also called abietin.

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