emodin

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em·o·din

 (ĕm′ə-dĭn′)
n.
An orange crystalline compound, C15H10O5, that is obtained from rhubarb and other plants and has cathartic, anti-inflammatory, and anticancer properties.

[New Latin (Rheum) ēmōdī, a species of rhubarb : genitive of ēmōdus (from Greek Ēmōdos, the Himalayas) + -in.]

emodin

(ɪˈməʊdɪn)
n
(Elements & Compounds) chem a chemical compound obtained from, primarily, rhubarb root