sco·​po·​la ˈskō-pə-lə How to pronounce scopola (audio)
variants also scopolia
: the dried rhizome of an herb (Scopolia carniolica) of the family Solanaceae that contains the alkaloids scopolamine, atropine, and hyoscyamine and is used as a hypnotic and analgesic

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“Scopola.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 Sep. 2023.

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