acolyctine

acolyctine Chem.
(ækəʊˈlɪktaɪn)
[f. the plant whence derived.]
An organic base obtained from Aconitum Lycoctonum; supposed to be identical with aconine.

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  • acolyctine — ⇒ACOLYCTINE, subst. fém. CHIM. ,,Alcaloïde signalé par Hübschmann dans l aconit tue loup. (LITTRÉ ROBIN 1865) : • La masse sèche traitée par l alcool cède à celui ci deux matières, l acolyctine et la lycoctonine. Ch. A. WURTZ, Dict. de chimie… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Acolyctine — Ac o*lyc tine, n. [From the name of the plant.] (Chem.) An organic base, in the form of a white powder, obtained from {Aconitum lycoctonum}. Eng. Cyc. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • acolyctine — noun An organic base, in the form of a white powder, obtained from Aconitum lycoctonum …   Wiktionary

  • Aconitum lycoctonum — Acolyctine Ac o*lyc tine, n. [From the name of the plant.] (Chem.) An organic base, in the form of a white powder, obtained from {Aconitum lycoctonum}. Eng. Cyc. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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