noun pseu·do·morphine \¦sü(ˌ)dō+\

Definition of pseudomorphine

  1. :  a nonpoisonous crystalline alkaloid C34H36N2O6 obtained from opium and by oxidation of morphine

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Origin and Etymology of pseudomorphine

International Scientific Vocabulary pseud- + morphine; originally formed in French

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capable of being understood in two ways

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