Medical Dictionary

cocculus

noun coc·cu·lus \ ˈkäk-yə-ləs \

medical Definition of cocculus

plural cocculus
:the very poisonous bean-shaped berry of a woody vine (Anamirta cocculus) of the East Indies that yields picrotoxin

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