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lupulin
medical dictionary

1. <chemistry> A bitter principle extracted from hops.

2. The fine yellow resinous powder found upon the strobiles or fruit of hops, and containing this bitter principle.

Alternative forms: lupuline.

Origin: Cf. F. Lupulin. See Lupuline.

(01 Mar 1998)

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