aloin

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

aloe +‎ -in

Noun[edit]

aloin (countable and uncountable, plural aloins)

  1. (pharmacology) A glycoside derivative of anthracene, found in aloe, that is used as a laxative.

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Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: a‧loin
  • IPA(key): /ˈɑloin/

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

aloin

  1. Illative singular form of ala.

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

aloin

  1. First-person singular indicative past form of alkaa.

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