Definition of peruvin in English:

peruvin

noun

Chemistry
  • Cinnamyl alcohol, C₆H₅CH=CHCH₂OH, a white crystalline alcohol occurring in certain plants.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in John Craig (fl. 1847). From Peruv- + -in.

Pronunciation

peruvin

/pəˈruːvɪn//ˈpɛrʊvɪn/