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- n. A white organic base, resembling morphine, and obtained from certain varieties of opium
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A white organic base, resembling morphine, and obtained from certain varieties of opium.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A colorless alkaloid, HOC17H15N(OCH3)3, contained in opium. It crystallizes in small trimetric prisms melting at 166° C.
From laudanum + -ine (Wiktionary)
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