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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A colorless amorphous basic compound. CH3O(OH)C16H14ONCH3, prepared by the action of dilute hydrochloric acid on dihydrothebaine. It softens at 55–60° C., and melts at 70–80° C.

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