Definition of populin in English:

populin

noun

Chemistry
  • A crystalline sweet-tasting compound which occurs in the bark and leaves of the aspen, Populus tremula, and certain other poplars.

Origin

Mid 19th century. From French populine from classical Latin pōpulus + French -ine; compare -in.

Pronunciation

populin

/ˈpɒpjʊlɪn/