Origin of capsaicin
Examples from the Web for capsaicin
Contemporary Examples of capsaicin
And contrary to the belief that eating spicy foods can cause stomach ulcers, capsaicin is reported to hold digestive benefits.Hot-Sauce Addicts
July 28, 2009
Historical Examples of capsaicin
Its discoverer states that capsaicin occurs only in the pericarp of the fruit.
The chief constituents are a crystallizable resin, capsaicin, a volatile alkaloid, capsicine and a volatile oil.
Word Origin for capsaicin
from capsicum, from which it is extracted + chemical suffixes.