What is another word for saponin?2 synonyms found
Pronunciation:[ sˈapənˌɪn], [ sˈapənˌɪn], [ s_ˈa_p_ə_n_ˌɪ_n]
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Definition for Saponin:
- Sapogenin glycosides. A type of glycoside widely distributed in plants. Each consists of a sapogenin as the aglycon moiety, and a sugar. The sapogenin may be a steroid or a triterpene and the sugar may be glucose, galactose, a pentose, or a methylpentose. Sapogenins are poisonous towards the lower forms of life and are powerful hemolytics when injected into the blood stream able to dissolve red blood cells at even extreme dilutions.
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Homophones for Saponin:
- sebum, sphenion, spinney, soybean, siphon, spin, shove-ha'penny, sabahan, soya bean, ship money, spain, sixpenny, sivan, sisyphean, sousaphone, soup-fin, subhuman, spumy, shebeen, sheepman, spam, Soja Bean, saucepan, syphon, savin, span, shavian, sibine, saipan, supine, sabinea, submenu, saxophone, spiny, savannah, sabayon, sheep pen, spavin, sea pen, sowbane, sesbania, shaven, savanna, sea fan, Swiss Pine, sabine, spoon, spine, squash vine, seven, sabin, Shaaban, subpoena, spume, spawn, soupfin, sha'ban, Sieva Bean.
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