solanine

/ (ˈsəʊləˌnaɪn) /

noun

a poisonous alkaloid found in various solanaceous plants, including potatoes which have gone green through exposure to light

Nearby words

  1. solace,
  2. solan,
  3. solana,
  4. solanaceous,
  5. solander,
  6. solanum,
  7. solapur,
  8. solar,
  9. solar activity,
  10. solar apex

Word Origin for solanine

C19: from solan (um) + -ine ²

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