cephaeline

noun

ce·​pha·​eline se-ˈfā-ə-ˌlēn How to pronounce cephaeline (audio) -lən How to pronounce cephaeline (audio)
: a colorless crystalline alkaloid C28H38N2O4 extracted from ipecac root

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“Cephaeline.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/cephaeline. Accessed 19 Jul. 2024.

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