ad·​lu·​mine | \ ad-ˈlü-ˌmēn, -mən \
plural -s

Definition of adlumine

: an alkaloid C21H21NO6 found in the climbing fumitory

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First Known Use of adlumine

1902, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for adlumine

New Latin adlumia (genus name of Adlumia fungosa) + English -ine

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“Adlumine.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 1 Dec. 2020.

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