veratridine[və rat′rə dēn′, -din]
veratridine definition by Webster's New World
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an irritating, poisonous amorphous alkaloid, CHNO, found in sabadilla seeds
Origin: ; from Classical Latin veratrum, hellebore (see veratrine) plush -id(e) plush -ine
veratridine definition by American Heritage Dictionary
A yellowish-white, amorphous powdered alkaloid, C36H51NO11, obtained from sabadilla seeds and from the rhizome of hellebore.
Origin: veratr(ine) + -id(e) + -ine2.