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tomatine Line breaks: toma|tine
Pronunciation: /ˈtɒmətiːn/

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(also tomatin ˈtɒmətɪn)

Definition of tomatine in English:


[mass noun] Chemistry
A compound of the steroid glycoside class, present in the stems and leaves of the tomato and related plants.


1940s: from tomato + -ine4.

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