• Definition for "hygrine"
    • A pyrrolidine alkaloid discovered mainly in coca leaves,…
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hygrine definition

  • noun:
    • A pyrrolidine alkaloid discovered mainly in coca leaves, extracted as a pungent yellowish oil.
    • An alkaloid involving cocaine in coca leaves (Erythroxylon coca), and extracted as a thick, yellow oil, having a pungent taste and smell.
    • A liquid and volatile alkaloid obtained from coca-leaves. It forms crystallizable salts with acids.
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