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