Definition of Helenin

1. n. A neutral organic substance found in the root of the elecampane (Inula helenium), and extracted as a white crystalline or oily material, with a slightly bitter taste.



Definition of Helenin

1. Noun. A stearoptene from Inula helenium; it is used as an internal and external antiseptic. ¹

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Medical Definition of Helenin

1. A neutral organic substance found in the root of the elecampane (Inula helenium), and extracted as a white crystalline or oily material, with a slightly bitter taste. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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held a candle
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held up
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heldentenor
heldentenors
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helenin (current term)
helenium
heleniums
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helepoles
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helgramite
helgramites
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heli-ski
heli-skied
heli-skiing

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