laudanosine

noun
lau·​dan·​o·​sine | \ lȯ-ˈdan-ə-ˌsēn How to pronounce laudanosine (audio) , -sən How to pronounce laudanosine (audio) \

Medical Definition of laudanosine

: a poisonous crystalline alkaloid C21H27NO4 that is obtained from opium and produces tetanic convulsions

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“Laudanosine.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/laudanosine. Accessed 12 December 2019.

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