retronecine

noun ret·ro·ne·cine \ ˌre‧trōˈnēˌsēn , -sə̇n sometimes ˌrē‧t- \

Definition of retronecine

plural -s
:a crystalline amino dihydroxy bicyclic alcohol C8H13NO2 derived from pyrrole and formed by hydrolysis of various alkaloids (as senecionine or monocrotaline)

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Origin and Etymology of retronecine

retrorsine + senecionine


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