a crystalline compound, C 1 5 H 1 8 O 3 , the active principle of santonica.
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)
A colorless crystalline compound obtained from species of wormwood and used as an anthelmintic.
noun 1. Thera.
noun 1. Thera. noun 1. a Greek island in the S Aegean, in the Cyclades group. 30 sq. mi. (78 sq. km). noun 1. a Greek island in the Aegean Sea, in the Cyclades: site of a Minoan settlement and of the volcano that ended Minoan civilization on Crete. Pop: 13 402 (2001) Also called […]
noun 1. a seaport in S Brazil: world’s largest coffee-exporting port. noun, plural santos [san-tohz, sahn-; Spanish sahn-taws] /ˈsæn toʊz, ˈsɑn-; Spanish ˈsɑn tɔs/ (Show IPA) 1. a carved figure of a saint, usually of wood, as from Puerto Rico, Mexico, or the southwestern U.S. noun 1. a port in S Brazil, in São Paulo […]
[sahn-taw taw-me th e gwah-yah-nah] /ˌsɑn tɔ tɔˈmɛ ðɛ gwɑˈyɑ nɑ/ noun 1. a city in NE Venezuela, on the Orinoco River.