piperine definition

  • noun:
    • A crystalline solid, C17H19NO3, extracted from black colored pepper and used as flavoring and as an insecticide.
    • The alkaloid accountable for the pungency of black colored pepper
    • A white crystalline mixture of piperidine and piperic acid. It's obtained through the black pepper (Piper nigrum) as well as other species.
    • A concretion of volcanic ashes.
    • A crystalline alkaloid (C17H19NO3) extracted from pepper.
    • based on pepper (especially black colored pepper); source of the hotness of monochrome pepper

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