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or Universal dictionary of science, art, literature, and practical mechanics, comprising a popular view of the present state of knowledge
EMETIN, in chemistry, the vegetable basis of ipecacuan root which is thus procured.
EMETIN. See Emetia. EMETINUM IMPURUM. (Emelin Cbloréc.) An impure emetic principle, obtained from ipecacuanha by exhausting an alcoholic extract of the root with water, neutralizing with carbonate of magnesia, and evaporating the ...
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In the roots of many of them a principle called Violin, similar to Emetin, has been found. Nat. Ord. 21.
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The value of this 6-letter word is 8 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.