eserine

eserine

[es-uh-reen, -rin]
noun Chemistry.

Origin:
1875–80; eser- (name for the Calabar bean) + -ine2

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eserine (ˈɛsəriːn, -rɪn)
 
n
another name for physostigmine
 
[C19 eser-, of African origin + -ine²]

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eserine es·e·rine (ěs'ə-rēn')
n.
See physostigmine.

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