[ jen-in ]
/ ˈdʒɛn ɪn /
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Origin of genin
First recorded in 1910–15; extracted from the names of aglycons, such as sapogenin, saligenin, etc.
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How to use genin in a sentence
And Mr. Genin, a Broadway hatter, signalised himself by making the highest bid for a ticket,—two hundred and twenty-five dollars.A Little Girl of Long Ago|Amanda Millie Douglas
William Genin, bitten by a mad dog, vowed himself to St. Anne and obtained a perfect cure in 1631.Rambles in Brittany|Francis Miltoun
Men throughout the country involuntarily took off their hats to see if they had a "Genin" hat on their heads.The Art of Money Getting|P. T. Barnum
Genin has reproduced the latest London and continental modes.
Father Genin has a specimen of lignite taken from the banks of Maple River, about seven miles from our camp.The Seat of Empire|Charles Carleton Coffin