cotinine definition

  • noun:
    • the most important metabolite of smoking that indicates levels of nicotine consumption.
    • A metabolite of smoking that will enhance psychological capability.
    • A crystalline alkaloid, C10H12ON2, obtained ultimately from nicotine. It melts at 50° C.

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