coniceine

noun

co·​nic·​e·​ine
kəˈnisēə̇n;
ˌkōnəˈsēə̇n,
ˌkän-
plural -s
: any of several poisonous bases C8H15N prepared from the alkaloids of poison hemlock

Word History

Etymology

German coniceïn, modification of International Scientific Vocabulary conicine coniine, modification of German koniin

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“Coniceine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/coniceine. Accessed 4 Dec. 2022.

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