noun cus·pa·rine \ˈkəspəˌrēn, -rə̇n\

Definition of cusparine



  1. :  a crystalline alkaloid C19H17NO3 found in angostura bark

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Origin and Etymology of cusparine

French, from Medieval Latin Cusparia genus of South American trees (from American Spanish) + -ine

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