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glycoalkaloid

noun gly·co·al·ka·loid \ˌglī-kō-ˈal-kə-ˌlid\

Definition of GLYCOALKALOID

:  a bitter compound (as solanine) occurring in various plants and consisting of a glycoside of an alkaloid

First Known Use of GLYCOALKALOID

1949
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glycoalkaloid

noun gly·co·al·ka·loid \ˌglī-kō-ˈal-kə-ˌlid\

Medical Definition of GLYCOALKALOID

:  a bitter compound (as solanine) occurring in various plants and consisting of a glycoside of an alkaloid

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