Definitions

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  • n. An alkaloid obtained from the plant Glaucium.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Glaucous or glaucescent.
  • n. An alkaloid obtained from the plant Glaucium flavum, as a bitter, white, crystalline substance.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Same as glaucescent.
  • n. A colorless bitter alkaloid contained in the leaves of the horn-poppy, Glaucium Glaucium. It forms crystalline nacreous scales when deposited from water.

Etymologies

Glaucium +‎ -ine (Wiktionary)

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