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vanillin

División en sílabas: va·nil·lin
Pronunciación: /vəˈnilin, ˈvanl-
 
/

Definición de vanillin en inglés:

sustantivo

Chemistry
A fragrant compound that is the essential constituent of vanilla.
Example sentences
  • Medieval linens show the presence of vanillin in chemical tests, but the linen in the Dead Sea scrolls and other very old linens do not.
  • Organic texts often cite flavor chemicals such as vanillin from vanilla as examples of naturally occurring organic chemicals that we encounter every day.
  • After this time the surface of the fruit will be covered in crystals of glucose and vanillin and the fruits themselves have become black from oxidization but are still flexible.

Origen

mid 19th century: from vanilla + -in1.

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