trem·​e·​tol ˈtrem-ə-ˌtȯl How to pronounce tremetol (audio) -ˌtōl How to pronounce tremetol (audio)
: an unsaturated alcohol obtained as an oil of aromatic odor from a snakeroot (Eupatorium rugosum) and several rayless goldenrods (especially Haplopappus heterophyllus) that causes trembles in animals and milk sickness in humans

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“Tremetol.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 31 Mar. 2023.

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