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Chicory’s flavor comes from alkaloids (the same plant chemical that makes caffeine taste bitter).
The death cap mushroom, the cause of the 14 Bay Area cases in December, has toxic alkaloids that damage cells by halting protein synthesis.
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medical Definition of alkaloid
alkaloidalplay \ˌal-kə-ˈlȯid-ᵊl\ adjective
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