Complete Definition of "urushiol"

English

Etymology

From Ja. ããã (urushi), "lacquer", and the chemical suffix -ol.

Pronunciation
IPA|ÊËɹuÊiËÉl

Noun
en-noun
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  1. An oil found in plants of the family Anacardiaceae, causing an allergic skin rash on contact; consists of a variable mixture of several organic compounds.

Category:Biochemistry

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