ilicin definition

  • noun:
    • A bitter alkaloid present in holly.
    • The bitter concept for the holly.
    • The non-nitrogenous sour concept of Ilex Aquifolium. It forms brownish-yellow crystals, is quite bitter, and is thought to have febrifuge qualities.

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