meaning of Betulin

Betulin meaning in General Dictionary

a phrase originally placed on a substance acquired as a resin or tar by removal from the external bark of the typical European white birch Betula alba now referring to the chemical ingredient C30H50O2 having a cyclopentanophenanthrene band system the primary constituent of that herb and which can be gotten crystalline called also birch camphor

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  • A substance of a resinous nature, obtained from outer bark of typical European birch (Betula alba), or from tar prepared therefrom; -- labeled as additionally birch camphor.

Betulin - German to English

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Betulin meaning in General Dictionary

(n.) A substance of a resinous nature, gotten from the exterior bark of this typical European birch (Betula alba), or through the tar ready therefrom; -- called also birch camphor.