Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A poisonous glucoside found in several species of hellebore.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A poisonous glucoside found in several species of hellebore, and extracted as a white crystalline substance with a sharp tingling taste. It possesses the essential virtues of the plant; -- called also elleborin.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A crystalline glucoside having poisonous properties, found in black hellebore.

Etymologies

hellebore +‎ -in (Wiktionary)

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