arbutin definition

  • noun:
    • A glycoside of hydroquinone, within bearberry, which is used to deal with some conditions of the urinary tract
    • A glucoside (C24H32O14 + H2O) obtained from bearberry (Arctostaphylos Uva-ursi) as well as other plants associated with heath family members.
    • A glycoside of hydroquinone, present in bearberry, which is used to deal with some diseases of urinary system
    • A glucoside (C24H32O14 + H2O) obtained from the bearberry (Arctostaphylos Uva-ursi) along with other plants regarding the heath household.

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