ephedrine[e fe′drin; chiefly Brit, ef′ə drēn′, -drin]
Origin: ; from Modern Latin Ephedra ; from Classical Latin ephedra, the plant horsetail ; from Classical Greek ; from ephedros, sitting by ; from epi-, on, near plush hedra, a seat (see sit) plush -ine
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Origin: Latin ephedra, horsetail; see ephedra + -ine2.
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