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Benzoin

Ben`zoin´   Pronunciation: bĕn`zoin´
n.1.A resinous substance, dry and brittle, obtained from the Styrax benzoin, a tree of Sumatra, Java, etc., having a fragrant odor, and slightly aromatic taste. It is used in the preparation of benzoic acid, in medicine, and as a perfume.
2.A white crystalline substance, C14H12O2, obtained from benzoic aldehyde and some other sources.
3.(Bot.) The spicebush (Lindera benzoin).
Flowers of benzoin
benzoic acid. See under Benzoic.
Noun1.benzoin - gum resin used especially in treating skin irritation
2.Benzoin - used in some classifications for the American spicebush and certain other plants often included in the genus Lindera
Synonyms: genus Benzoin
asa dulcis, benjamin, gum benjamin, gum benzoin, gum resin
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-- Benzoin --
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