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- n. A natural alkaloid found in various plants, mostly of the genus Lobelia, a white amorphous powder which is freely soluble in water, used as an aid to smoking cessation.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A poisonous narcotic alkaloid extracted from the leaves of Indian tobacco (Lobelia inflata) as a yellow oil, having a tobaccolike taste and odor.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An acrid poisonous principle procured from Lobelia inflata, said to resemble nicotine.
Translingual Lobelia + -ine (Wiktionary)