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Sinalbin is a glucosinolate found in the seeds of white mustard, Sinapis alba, and in many wild plant species. In contrast to mustard from black mustard seeds which contain sinigrin, mustard from white mustard seeds has only a weakly pungent taste.
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White mustard seed contains a glucoside, sinalbin, which is soluble in alcohol, and, like potassium ...
by Carole J. Skelly
,or myrosin and sinalbin ...
111.716 definitions & 1.55 mill cross-references by Noah Webster
○-○ ≍ Sinalbin - Webster's 1 n. A glucoside found in the seeds of white mustard (Brassica alba, formerly Sinapis alba), and extracted as a white crystalline substance. ○-○ ≍ Sinamine - Webster's 1 n. A bitter white crystalline nitrogenous substance, obtained indirectly from oil of mustard and ammonia; -- called also allyl melamine. ○-○ ≍ Sinapate - Webster's 1 n. A Salt of Sinapic acid. O-O ≍ Sinapic.
by George Watt
The seeds contain, in addition to myrosin, a crystalline principle of sulphOsinapisin— sinalbin. In the presence of water and myrosin this body splits up into sulphocyanate of acrinyl, sulphate of sinapine, and glucOse. The vesicating roperties of white mustard are due to the first mentioned of these bodies.' (Surgeon C. H. Warden, Prof. of Chemistry, Calcutta.) Special Opinions.- —§ “The pure fresh oil is a stimulant and mild counter-irritant when applied externally. As such it is very useful ...
by Thomas Bartram
sinalbin ( white), mucilage, sinapine.
Encyclopedia of Entomology (2008)
by John L. Capinera
sinalbin, siningrin, and glucobarbarin) from the cruciferous (Brassicaceae) plants on which they feed, and increase the ...
by M. F. Fuller
In black mustard, myrosinase reacts with the glucoside sinigrin to produce a volatile irritating oil but in white mustard it reacts with the glucoside sinalbin and the oil produced is less irritating. The extracted meal can be fed to adult ...
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Scrabble value of S1I1N1A1L1B3I1N1
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