scopoletin

noun
sco·​po·​le·​tin | \ ˌskō-pə-ˈlēt-ᵊn, skə-ˈpäl-ət-ən How to pronounce scopoletin (audio) \

Medical Definition of scopoletin

: a crystalline lactone C10H8O that is found in various solanaceous plants (as members of the genus Scopolia or belladonna)

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“Scopoletin.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/scopoletin. Accessed 26 Sep. 2020.

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