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veratrine

/ˈvɛrəˌtriːn/
noun
1.
a white poisonous mixture obtained from the seeds of sabadilla, consisting of veratridine and several other alkaloids: formerly used in medicine as a counterirritant
Word Origin
C19: from Latin vērātrum hellebore + -ine²
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