/rooht"n/, n. Pharm.
a bright yellow or greenish-yellow substance, C27H30O16, obtained chiefly from buckwheat, and used in the treatment of capillary fragility.
[ < G Rutin (1842) < NL Rut(a) rue, a source of the substance (see RUTACEOUS) + G -in -IN2]

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