cyanogenetic


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cy·a·no·gen·e·sis

 (sī′ə-nō-jĕn′ĭ-sĭs, sī-ăn′ō-)
n.
Generation of cyanide.

cy′a·no·ge·net′ic (-jə-nĕt′ĭk), cy′a·no·gen′ic (-jĕn′ĭk) adj.
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Adj.1.cyanogenetic - capable of producing cyanide; "amygdalin is a cyanogenetic glucoside"
toxic - of or relating to or caused by a toxin or poison; "suffering from exposure to toxic substances"
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Constituents Inference Flavonoids - Antraquinone glycosides - Anthracene glycosides - Alkaloids +++ Saponins +++ Tannins - Resins + Proteins + Carbohydrate +++ Reducing sugars +++ Hydrolysis test for glycosides ++ Cyanogenetic glycosides - Fat & oils - Steroids - Terpenoids - Acidic compounds Neutral Cardiac digitoxose - Key.
latifolium showed the presence of polyphenols, saponins, tannins, alkaloids, flavonoids, anthraquinones, cyanogenetic glycoside, glycides, and hydroxymethyl anthraquinone (15).
Standard phytochemical methods were used to test for the presence of saponins, alkaloids, tannins, anthraquinones, cardiac glycosides, cyanogenetic glycosides and flavonoids, following standard methods, as described below: