plural -s
: an alkaloid C21H21NO6 found in the climbing fumitory

Word History


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

First Known Use

1902, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of adlumine was in 1902

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“Adlumine.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 15 Jun. 2024.

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