ecgonine

noun
ec·​go·​nine | \ ˈek-gə-ˌnēn How to pronounce ecgonine (audio) , -nən How to pronounce ecgonine (audio) \

Medical Definition of ecgonine

: a crystalline alkaloid C9H15NO3 obtained by hydrolysis of cocaine

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“Ecgonine.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/ecgonine. Accessed 7 Aug. 2020.

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