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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A colorless compound, C26H40O.H2O, contained in ergot of rye. It crystallizes in pearly leaflets or in pointed needles, melts at 154° C., and boils at 185° C. under 20 millimeters pressure.

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