thalictrine

A poisonous alkaloid, of unknown composition, obtained from Thalictrum macrocarpum

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  • thalictrine — Chem. (θəˈlɪktraɪn) [f. next + ine5.] A crystalline alkaloid contained in Thalictrum macrocarpum, in poisonous action resembling aconitin but less violent. Doassans in Jrnl. Chem. Soc. XL. 52 …   Useful english dictionary

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