laudanosine

noun

lau·​dan·​o·​sine lȯ-ˈdan-ə-ˌsēn How to pronounce laudanosine (audio) -sən How to pronounce laudanosine (audio)
: a poisonous crystalline alkaloid C21H27NO4 that is obtained from opium and produces tetanic convulsions

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“Laudanosine.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/laudanosine. Accessed 4 Mar. 2024.

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