colchiceine

noun
col·​chi·​ce·​ine | \ kälˈchisēə̇n, -ˈkis-; ¦kälchə̇¦sēə̇n, -lkə̇¦- \
plural -s

Definition of colchiceine

: a crystalline compound C21H23NO6 of which colchicine is the methyl ether

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“Colchiceine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/colchiceine. Accessed 26 Jan. 2022.

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