neurine

noun

neu·​rine ˈn(y)u̇-ˌrēn How to pronounce neurine (audio)
variants also neurin
: a syrupy poisonous quaternary ammonium hydroxide CH2=CHN(CH3)3OH that is found in the brain, in bile, and in putrefying flesh

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“Neurine.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/neurine. Accessed 18 Apr. 2024.

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