noun pi·lo·sine \ˈpīləˌsēn, -sə̇n\

Definition of pilosine



  1. :  a crystalline alkaloid C16H18N2O3 occurring in the leaves of jaborandi (Pilocarpus microphyllus)

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Origin and Etymology of pilosine

International Scientific Vocabulary pil- (from pilocarpine) + -ose + -ine

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feeling or affected by lethargy

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