eserine

noun
es·​er·​ine | \ ˈe-sə-ˌrēn How to pronounce eserine (audio) \

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First Known Use of eserine

1879, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for eserine

French ésérine

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“Eserine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/eserine. Accessed 16 Apr. 2021.

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eserine

noun
es·​er·​ine | \ ˈes-ə-ˌrēn How to pronounce eserine (audio) \

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