Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A compound, supposedly an alkaloid, contained in the green shell or leaves of the walnut-tree.
  • noun A name sometimes given to juglone.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun An alkaloid found in the leaves of the walnut (Juglans regia).

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun organic chemistry An alkaloid found in walnut leaves.

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

From the taxonomic name Juglans regia and -ine.

Examples

    Sorry, no example sentences found.

Comments

New comments are temporarily disabled while we update our database.