a city in E Brazil, near São Paulo.
[san-toh duh-ming-goh; Spanish sahn-taw th aw-meeng-gaw] /ˈsæn toʊ dəˈmɪŋ goʊ; Spanish ˈsɑn tɔ ðɔˈmiŋ gɔ/ noun 1. Formerly Ciudad Trujillo. a city in and the capital of the Dominican Republic, on the S coast: first European settlement in America 1496. 2. a former name of Dominican Republic. 3. a former name of Hispaniola. Dominican Republic […]
noun 1. any plant of the evergreen Mediterranean genus Santolina, esp S. chamaecyparissus, grown for its silvery-grey felted foliage: family Asteraceae (composites)
noun 1. the dried flower heads of any of several species of wormwood, belonging to the genus Artemisia, used as a vermifuge. noun 1. an oriental wormwood plant, Artemisia cina (or maritima) 2. the dried flower heads of this plant, formerly used as a vermifuge
noun, Chemistry. 1. a crystalline compound, C 1 5 H 1 8 O 3 , the active principle of santonica. noun 1. a white crystalline soluble substance extracted from the dried flower heads of santonica and used in medicine as an anthelmintic. Formula: C15H18O3 santonin san·to·nin (sān’tə-nĭn) n. A colorless crystalline compound obtained from species […]