Scyllite


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Scyl´lite


n.1.(Chem.) A white crystalline substance of a sweetish taste, resembling inosite and metameric with dextrose. It is extracted from the kidney of the dogfish (of the genus Scyllium), the shark, and the skate.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.