Definition of absinthin in English:

absinthin

noun

Chemistry
  • An orange crystalline compound that is the chief bitter constituent of common wormwood, Artemisia absinthium.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Miller's Dictionary Gardening. From classical Latin absinthium absinthium + -ine.

Pronunciation:

absinthin

/əbˈsɪnθɪn//abˈsɪnθɪn/