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- n. Plural form of furocoumarin.
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This species is known to cause percutaneous photosensitization in man, probably due to the presence of coumarins and furocoumarins, including ficusin (Watt and Breyer Brandwijk, 1962).
IVIE, G.W. (1978) Linear furocoumarins (psoralens) from the seed of Texas Ammi majus (Bishops weed).