a brownish-yellow oil, expressed from the seeds of the croton, Croton tiglium, that is a drastic purgative and counterirritant.
a yellowish-brown oil obtained from the plant Croton tiglium, formerly used as a drastic purgative See also croton (sense 1)
[kroh-tok-sin] /kroʊˈtɒk sɪn/ noun 1. a toxin in the venom of the North American rattlesnake, Crotalus terrificus.
[krot-n] /ˈkrɒt n/ noun 1. a type of French goat cheese. 2. a small, round disk of this cheese.
/ˈkrɒtəl/ noun 1. a variant spelling of crotal
[krouch] /kraʊtʃ/ verb (used without object) 1. to stoop or bend low. 2. to bend close to the ground, as an animal preparing to spring or shrinking with fear. 3. to bow or stoop servilely; cringe. verb (used with object) 4. to bend low. noun 5. the act of crouching. /kraʊtʃ/ verb 1. (intransitive) to […]