bikhaconitine

noun

bikh·​a·​con·​i·​tine
ˌbikəˈkänəˌtēn,
-ə̇n
plural -s
: a toxic crystalline alkaloid C36H51NO11 obtained from the root of certain plants of the genus Aconitum

Word History

Etymology

International Scientific Vocabulary bikh + aconite + -ine

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“Bikhaconitine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bikhaconitine. Accessed 16 Jul. 2024.

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