aescul
, =us (L). The Italian oak

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  • AESCUL — Aesculapi, Aesculapii, Aesculapio …   Abbreviations in Latin Inscriptions

  • esculin — /es kyeuh lin/, n. Chem. a white, crystalline, slightly water soluble glucoside, C15H16O9, obtained from the bark of the common horse chestnut and used chiefly in skin preparations as a protective against sunburn. Also, aesculin. [ < It esculina… …   Universalium

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