Definition of santonica in English:
The dried flower heads of a wormwood plant, containing the drug santonin.
- The plant is Artemisia cina (family Compositae) of Turkestan
- If the drug is pure, the liquid will acquire a pronounced red color; if falsified, the color will be yellow; and if no santonica be present, the liquid will be colored but faintly, if at all.
Words that rhyme with santonicaelectronica, harmonica, Honecker, japonica, Monica, moniker, Salonica, veronica
Definition of santonica in:
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