pellotine

noun pel·lo·tine \ ˈpeləˌtēn , -ətᵊn , -ətə̇n , -ətə̇n \
variants: or less commonly pellotin \-ətᵊn, -ətə̇n, -ətə̇n\

Definition of pellotine

plural -s
: a crystalline narcotic alkaloid C13H19NO3 derived from isoquinoline and obtained from mescal and other cacti of the genus Lophophora

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Origin and Etymology of pellotine

International Scientific Vocabulary pellote + -ine


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