Examples from the Web for capsaicin
And contrary to the belief that eating spicy foods can cause stomach ulcers, capsaicin is reported to hold digestive benefits.
The chief constituents are a crystallizable resin, capsaicin, a volatile alkaloid, capsicine and a volatile oil.
Its discoverer states that capsaicin occurs only in the pericarp of the fruit.
British Dictionary definitions for capsaicin
Word Origin for capsaicin
Word Origin and History for capsaicin
from capsicum, from which it is extracted + chemical suffixes.