veratridine

veratridine

[vuh-ra-tri-deen, -din]
noun Chemistry.
a yellowish-white, amorphous, water-soluble, poisonous alkaloid, C 36 H 51 NO 11 , occurring with veratrine in the seeds of the sabadilla.

Origin:
1905–10; < Latin vērātr(um) hellebore + -id3 + -ine2

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veratridine (vɪˈrætrɪˌdiːn)
 
n
a yellowish-white amorphous alkaloid obtained from the seeds of sabadilla. Formula: C36H51NO11
 
[C20: from veratr(ine) + -id³ + -ine²]

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