anabasine

[ uh-nab-uh-seen, -sin ]
/ əˈnæb əˌsin, -sɪn /

noun Chemistry.

a colorless, poisonous liquid, C10H14N2, used as an insecticide.

Nearby words

  1. anabantid,
  2. anabaptism,
  3. anabaptist,
  4. anabaptists,
  5. anabas,
  6. anabasis,
  7. anabatic,
  8. anabiosis,
  9. anabiotic,
  10. anableps

Origin of anabasine

< New Latin Anabas(is) genus name (see ana-, basis) + -ine2

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