hygrine

noun
hy·​grine | \ ˈhī-ˌgrēn How to pronounce hygrine (audio) , -grən How to pronounce hygrine (audio) \

Medical Definition of hygrine

: a colorless liquid ketonic alkaloid C8H15NO derived from pyrrolidine and obtained from coca leaves

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“Hygrine.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/hygrine. Accessed 17 Sep. 2021.

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