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Saponin

Sap´o`nin
n.1.(Chem.) A poisonous glucoside found in many plants, as in the root of soapwort (Saponaria), in the bark of soap bark (Quillaia), etc. It is extracted as a white amorphous powder, which occasions a soapy lather in solution, and produces a local anæsthesia. Formerly called also struthiin, quillaiin, senegin, polygalic acid, etc. By extension, any one of a group of related bodies of which saponin proper is the type.
Noun1.saponin - any of various plant glucosides that form soapy lathers when mixed and agitated with water; used in detergents and foaming agents and emulsifiers
glucoside
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Sapodilla
sapodilla family
sapodilla plum
sapodilla tree
Sapogenin
Saponaceous
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Saponaria
Saponaria officinalis
Saponaria vaccaria
Saponary
Saponifiable
Saponification
saponified
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Saponify
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Sapor
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Saporous
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sapote
Sappan wood
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Sapphic ode
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