Medical Dictionary


noun ibo·ga·ine \i-ˈbō-gə-ˌēn\

Medical Definition of IBOGAINE

:  a crystalline alkaloid hallucinogen C20H26N2O obtained from the roots, bark, and leaves of a plant (Tabernanthe iboga) of the dogbane family (Apocynaceae) that is found in equatorial Africa


How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears