delphinine

noun

del·​phi·​nine ˈdel-fə-ˌnēn How to pronounce delphinine (audio) -nən How to pronounce delphinine (audio)
: a poisonous crystalline alkaloid C33H45NO9 obtained especially from seeds of the stavesacre

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“Delphinine.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/delphinine. Accessed 21 May. 2024.

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