ricin

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin ricinus.

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NounEdit

ricin (uncountable)

  1. (biochemistry, toxicology) A toxic protein extracted from the castor bean.

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Latin ricinus

NounEdit

ricin m (plural ricins)

  1. castor
  2. A tick of the species Ixodes ricinus.
Last modified on 3 April 2014, at 23:45