Definition of prunasin in English:

prunasin

noun

  • A crystalline, cyanogenic glycoside related to amygdalin, found in a number of trees (notably the bird cherry, Prunus padus).

Origin

Early 20th century. From prunase + -in.

Pronunciation

prunasin

/ˈpruːnəsɪn//ˈpruːneɪsn/