Definitions for salicinˈsæl ə sɪn
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A glucoside derivative of salicylic acid; the active principle of willow bark, once used medicinally.
Origin: salix, salicis, a willow, and -in.
a glucoside found in the bark and leaves of several species of willow (Salix) and poplar, and extracted as a bitter white crystalline substance
Origin: [L. salix, -icis, a willow: cf. F. salicine. See Sallow the tree.]
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