Chrysarobin definition

krisərōbin
A yellow, crystalline substance, C15H12O3, derived from araroba and used in the treatment of various skin disorders.
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(organic chemistry) A bitter yellow substance forming the essential constituent of Goa powder, and yielding chrysophanic acid.
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Origin of chrysarobin

  • Ancient Greek gold + araroba a foreign name of Goa powder + -in.

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