populin definition

  • noun:
    • A glycoside, pertaining to salicin, found in the bark of particular species of the poplar (Populus).
    • A glycoside, about salicin, based in the bark of specific species of the poplar (Populus), and extracted as a sweet white crystalline compound.
    • A crystallizable substance (C20H22O8) found in the bark, root, and leaves associated with the aspen, Populus Tremula, and salicin. It types delicate white needles, which may have a sweet taste like this of licorice.

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