corydine

noun cor·y·dine \ˈkȯrəˌdēn, -də̇n\

Definition of corydine

plural

-s

  1. :  a crystalline alkaloid C20H23NO4 obtained especially from the roots of plants of the genus Corydalis

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Origin and Etymology of corydine

International Scientific Vocabulary coryd- (from New Latin Corydalis) + -ine


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