Jamaicine

Jamaicine

Ja*ma"i*cine\, n. [From Jamaica.] (Chem.) An alkaloid said to be contained in the bark of Geoffroya inermis, a leguminous tree growing in Jamaica and Surinam; -- called also jamacina. --Watts.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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