curine

noun
cu·​rine | \ ˈkyu̇-ˌrēn How to pronounce curine (audio) \

Medical Definition of curine

: a crystalline alkaloid C36H38N2O6 that is structurally very similar to tubocurarine and is obtained from the same South American vine : levorotatory bebeerine

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“Curine.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/curine. Accessed 1 Dec. 2020.

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