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Definition of Nucin

Juglone Ju"glone, n. [L. juglans the walnut + -one.] (Chem.) A yellow crystalline substance resembling quinone, extracted from green shucks of the walnut (Juglans regia); -- called also nucin.
Nucin Nu"cin, n. [L. nux, nucis, a nut.] (Chem.) See Juglone.

Meaning of Nucin from wikipedia

- isolate the compound from the walnut tree in 1851. The compound was known as nucin at that time. Juglone was then synthesized and characterized for the first...